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THE CHESTNUT BURR 

Published at 
KENT STATE UNIVERSITY, KENT, OHIO 
NINETEEN HUNDRED AND FORTY-FOUR 



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FROM THE HILLTOP ALMA MATER 
GAZING ON HER PORTALS WIDE, 

SEES THE COMING GENERATIONS 
AS THEY THRONG TO SEEK HER SIDE. 





THE 1944 



CiicslTlut Btirr 



The Story of Kent State University 

In Nineteen Forty-Four, 

by the Student Body. 

Recorded by Jane McDowell, Editor . . . 
Herbert Koehn, Business Manager. 





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KENT STATE 

Its Past.. Its Present.. Its Future. 



TN the spring of 1910 a legislative act was passed by the General Assembly of Ohio 
"*■ that authorized establishing two normal schools. Governor Harmon appointed a com- 
mission to select the site of the schools, and in December of that year Kent was chosen to be 
the home of one of these new institutions. Early the following year, 1911, the first board of 
trustees was appointed, appropriations were 
made for two buildings, and Dr. J. E. McGilvery 
was elected the first president of Kent State 
Normal School. 

The first years were not easy. Classes held in 
the spring of 1913 met in tents on the front 
campus because the buildings were not yet com- 
pleted. President McGilvery had his office 
downtown above the bank, and it bore no re- 
semblance to the fine office the present executive 
of Kent now occupies. It was bare, and cold 
and Dr. McGilvery says, ". . . so many holes 
in the floor you didn't dare drop a pencil." 





That first fall enrollment reached just 291, and 
while summer classes attracted great numbers, the 
regular session increased slowly and by 1927 was 
just 600. Since that date the number of students 
increased rapidly, reached its peak in 1940 and began 
a sharp decline with the outbreak of the war in 1941. 

William S. Kent had donated the land to the state 
where the school was erected. In 1915, with the 
addition of a four year course, it became Kent State 
Normal College. Then, by legislative authority to 
grant Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science de- 
grees, it became Kent State College in 1929. "With a College of Liberal Arts as well as a College 
of Education, six years later, in 1935, a College of Business Administration was added, and 
under Governor Martin L. Davey the name changed to Kent State University — authorizing the 
granting of Master of Arts degrees. 

Soon after this time Kent gained the reputation 
as the "fastest growing University in the country." 
Social life flourished and things like Campus Night, 
Top Hop, Homecoming, and Sadie Hawkins Day 
were bright spots on everyone's calendar. But this 
era of good time was comparatively short lived for on 
December 8, 1941 students listened grimly to radios as 
President Roosevelt asked Congress to declare war. 

Within less than two years Kent became the 336th 
College Training Detachment of the Army Air 
Corps. Smaller classes and off-campus living, no 
inter-collegiate athletics, or fraternities were evi- 
dences of the change. 

Now we are looking forward to tomorrow — a 
large program of building expansion, a campus where once more that carefree life can flour- 




ish, and where the University can grow to something bigger than any of our dreams. 



D E D I C AT E D 




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TO 
Dean Raymond M. Manchester 



GREATER than his titles imply are the services of Dean Raymond Manchester, for they 
go far beyond merely the duties of a head of a math department, and dean of men. 

His services have been that of spreading a good measure of warmth into the lives of the 
people with whom he works. Through his efforts the Penny Drive sends Staters to as many 
"Kent-sick" boys as is possible; through his efforts for nine years now the beaten, the corrupt, 
and the excessively gay have received enlightenment, admonishment, and moral restitution em- 
bodied in the Saturday Letter. Perhaps the Dean had better speak for himself — ^this speech, 
given at the first Senior Assembly in the fall credits the giver as a master of comprehension of 
the student's soul, as well as a master of wit: 

"President Clark, Honorable Master of Ceremonies, Distinguished Collaborators, Repre- 
sentatives from the Faculty, Delegates from the Intellectual Fringe, Key Collectors, Queens, 
Certificate Chasers, Book-losers, Over-sleepers, and Paid-up members of the super-colossal sec- 
tion of the amalgamated Magna Cum Laude Association for the uplifting of academic souls: 

"Let me correct President Clark on one point. He suggests the desirability of climbing 
high (mentally, morally, and spiritually) to the end that you may improve your view and 
lengthen your vision. I wish to call attention to the fact that those who have attended 
Kent State for four years have seen everything. 

"It is an honor to be asked to participate in this program and address an aggregation, 
the members of which have made such enviable records in keeping their point averages ex- 
tremely low over such a long period of time. 

"It is a challenge to stand before those who with and without the aid of books, teachers, 
libraries, laboratories, and mechanical devices have acquired a limited number of the first letters 
of the alphabet. Even though such possessions were purchased with judicious use of the red 



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This is his philosophy .... his humor .... that is a 
part of Kent to her sons and daughters .... 
wherever they may be ... . 



apple, subtle flattery, and nimble repartee, one must give credit where credit is due and, re- 
gardless of the procedure of collecting, you did try. 

"It is a pleasure to look into your bright and shining faces. I must admit, however, that 
in the words of a famous humorist, 'God knows some of them need looking into.' 

"To those of you who have not been attending classes for a month or two, your teachers 
send greetings. They (your teachers) think of you daily and speak your names. In fond 
memory, they write down neat little "X's" and you know what "X's" mean on the bottom 
of your favorite letter. Not only do your teachers remember you with "X's" but they draw 
perfect "O's" in a row to probably represent a string of pearls and a "forget-me-not" sentiment. 
At the end of each quarter, your teachers turn in for each and every one a note carrying the letter 
"F." This, of course, stands for friendship. 

"To those majoring in extra-curricular activities and to all unattached flibbertigibbets, 
the University sends best wishes and expresses a hope that you will visit us when convenient. 
The University suggests that you should check up on vacation dates Q 

so that you may arrive and leave home at appropriate moments. ^ •-«.='-- 

"To those desiring diplomas, I would suggest that you call at the Of- 
fice of the Registrar and indicate the kind, color, and size. You should 
also list the honors you feel would be pleasing to you. A small addi- 
tional charge will be made for the masters diploma to cover expenses 
incident to the wrapping of the hood about your neck on Commence- 
ment Day. 

"To those desiring the pleasure of marching in the academic procession, I wish to suggest 
that you indicate a choice of position. In case you desire a place with the deans and speakers, 
a red necktie should be worn and a sharp tilt given to the cap. 

"To one and all I wish to extend congratulations upon originality of dress and cleverness 
exhibited in cap selection. The outfits are especially suitable for the men because we all know 
that the good appearance of male graduates is directly proportional to the amount of the 
domes covered up. 

"If any one of you is married, contemplates marriage, or is flippantly flirting with the 
idea, let me urge caution. My Aunt Mary always said she was married one hundred times. 
As she put it, the first one was O.K., but the next two were naughts. 

"I have enjoyed these few moments with you and wish to thank you for your attention. 
My only request is that if, at any time within the next few weeks, you should accidentally 
find out what time it is, please let me know." 

To Dean Manchester and his twenty-four years of service we dedicate the Chestnut Burr. 




The Calm 
Immeasurable, Majestic 
Passing of Time 



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Time goes you say . . . 

Ah, no! 
Time stops ... we go . . . 



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HIS IS KENT STATE UNIVERSITY in nineteen hundred and forty-four. 
This, a time when all of us found changes everywhere . . . saw khaki uniforms and many un- 
familiar faces where we had remembered fraternity men in tweeds and horrible neckties . . . 
watched enrollment drop to just seven hundred . . . missed some of our favorite professors 
who were no longer facing their classes. Varsity athletics became something again remem- 
bered and upper classmen in nostalgic retrospect related to eager freshmen about past tri- 
umphs, like last season's victory over Akron U. after thirteen years. 

Instead of the carefree existence that had been such a part of us in other years, many were 
working in war industries, studying the map making course the government offered, or teach- 
ing recreational activities to the children of war workers. All of this, and even more vividly 
the casualty lists that included our former classmates, and at last we realized that we were at 
war. It had taken more than time to make us aware of it. 

Time became more important to us than ever before. Time that moved too slowly when 
we waited for letters or that someone's furlough. Time that speeded by too quickly when the 
furlough came, when a term paper was due, or when we realized that the quarter was nearly 
over. And because it became so much more important than ever before, the nineteen forty- 
four Chestnut Burr has based its theme on time. The mornings, afternoons, and evenings that 
make up each day, and week, of this year. These pages are your story of the seven hundred 
who came back and carried on, to keep alive that indescribable some- 
thing that has always been Kent. 

It will take more than war to quell that spirit. This year has 
shown that we can keep it in spite of adversity. We know that in the 
years of peace that will come someday, perhaps others will be thankful 
to those who helped to keep alive that feeling. We must keep on doing 
our part to keep it alive, yet of the outcome, time alone can tell. 





THE CAMPUS 



HETHER dressed in autumnal browns, 



winter white, or spring green, Kent State 
University's campus presents a lovely land- 
scape of rolling slopes, old oaks, maples, and 
elms, and winding paths. 

And all year around the campus is dotted 
with students making the most of their free 
time. In the warm late spring and summer 
they study in the welcome shade of the large 
trees. In the winter they tobbogan and ski 
and sled on the numerous hills. 

Set high on the hilltop is the semi-circle 
of original buildings. Leading directly to 
the Administration building is the main walk 
starting at the University corner and winding 
under traditional Prentice gate and past the 
seal of the former and still respected Kent 
State College. 

On the crest of the hill also are the two 
oldest class room buildings — ^Merrill and Kent 
halls, Down the slope stand Lowery and 
Moulton halls, formerly dormitories for wo- 




men and soon to be returned for use by wo- 
men students after serving over a year as 
barracks for the Army aircrew. 

McGilvrey hall, the million dollar science 
building, completes the semi-circle. Hidden 
from view of the main thoroughfare is the 
newest women's dormitory, Engleman hall, 
named after the University's late president- 
emeritus, James O. Engleman. Completing 
the physical equipment of the University is 
the heating plant which houses the industrial 
arts department, and, of course, Rockwell 
Library, situated in the hollow in the front 
of the campus. 



ADMINISTRATION 




IR. RAYMOND M. CLARK stepped 
from his role as professor of Psychology to 
take over the leadership of the University in 
the spring of nineteen forty-three. As act- 
ing president he has managed to keep the 
affairs of the University well organized 
through a trying situation. The task of or- 
ganizing and arranging the details of a past 
administration into comprehensibility for a 
new administration has not been easy. 

The assumption of new duties has not closed 
the door of his office to the comparative 
trivialities, the personal problems of the stu- 
dents. Instead they have found an audience 
behind the huge desk, a small man with a 
large capacity for listening. 

In the management of the front office Dr. 
Clark's invaluable aid has been the versatile 
Miss Alice Carter, the president's secretary. 



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who has been responsible for general oflSce 
efficiency. 

On July first, 1944, Mr. George A. Bow- 
man, will be inaugurated as president of Kent 
State University, and Dr. Clark will return 
to his life work, the teaching of psychology. 



OFFICIALS 



IRST to greet anxious freshmen in the 
fall at registration is Emmit C. Stopher, Uni- 
versity Registrar. He patiently listens to the 
endless woes of conflicting schedules that 
comes from upperclassmen as well as new 
students. Across the atrium is O. B. Law's 
office. This year again, he acted as advisor 
to the student allocations committee, and 
through his able guidance they allocated all 
student activity fees. 

Dr. De Weese, director of the University 
health service, and his assistants. Dr. Leggett, 
Dr. English, and nurses, Mittie Smith and 
Mary Jane Slates, offered help for everything 
from a sore throat to a case of measles. 

Supervising maintenance of University 
property was Larry Woodell. He and his 
staff were constantly behind the scenes of 
every dance and basketball tournament. Last 
spring Dr. Weldon Williams, former English 
professor, was appointed as University Libra- 
rian. Since his appointment many changes in 
organization have come about in Rockwell 
Library. 

Director of Student Placement is the posi- 
tion ably filled by Dr. Lester Munzenmayer. 




Through his efforts a greater percentage of 
students than ever before have been placed in 
schools in Ohio and other states. He has ar- 
ranged interviews with representatives from 
many national companies that resulted in 
placement of Kent men and women to posi- 
tions of responsibility. 



SCHOOL HEADS 




I LADING the School of Art is Miss 
Nina Humphrey who injects into her stu- 
dents all the enthusiasm she has for her de- 
partment . . . Mr. Fred Marbut, other than 
his work as acting head of the School of 
Journalism, has guided student publications 
and supervised and edited University bulletins 
and publicity. 

Professor Denker held the baton that led 
the School of Music through another success- 
ful year while in the directors chair of the 
University Theatre was E. Turner Stump, 
chairman of the School of Speech. 



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lUCH of the credit for the reputation 
of fine teachers turned out by Kent State 
University goes to Dean John Blair, of the 
College of Education. His classes are inspira- 
tional because of the originality and wit he 
uses in conducting them. 

Dean Arden Allyn, College of Business 
Administration leader, has helped to develop 
the scope of business training offered in the 
University curriculum. 

Offering a broad cultural background the 
College of Liberal Arts is headed by Dean 
Earl Crecraft. Much of its success is due to 
his consideration and understanding for mem- 
bers of the college. 



Their poHtical campaign was gigantic. 
Under the leadership of sophomore council 
representatives, Gloria Cianciola and Don 
Wargowsky, they organized early in the Fall 
and later elected Jim Elliott, president, Sue 
Alstot, vice president, and Barbara Berkey 
and Barbara McDowell secretary and treasurer. 

They delved into dramatics with "The 
Family Upstairs," and contributed the talents 




FRESHMEN 




jEARLY three hundred freshmen en- 
rolled in the fall quarter and, small but 
mighty, the Class of Forty-eight started its 
college career with all the enthusiasm that 
Freshman classes have had in years past. They 
went through registration with comparative 
ease as they listened dubiously to the stories 
upper classmen told of previous years when 
it took more than patience to wade through 
the endless streams of students waiting in lines. 
They found college life a little different than 
they had imagined, but they soon adjiisted 
and became a part of it. An important part 
too, because they could be the class that would 
first see Kent in the peace time to come. 



of thespians, Dave Ryan, Joan Shremp, and 
Betty Gervin and Edwin Suvanto, to Univer- 
sity Theatre productions. 

The Stater groomed some of them into 
budding journalists, and the names of John 
Thomas, Carol Linder, Helen Piatt, Kay Tolt, 
and Ted Phillips made frequent by-lines. 

One of their number was shy George 
Yamashiro, Japanese rehabilitation student, 
enrolled in the College of Business Adminis- 
tration. 

In the spring, with chairman Sue Alstot, 
they climaxed their activities by joining the 
Sophomore and Junior classes in presenting 
the Popularity Ball, where the Most Popular 
Man and Most Popular "Woman were pre- 
sented. 



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SOPHOMORES 



N an early fall election Don Wargowsky 
was elected president of the class, Julie Juch, 
vice-president, and Gladys Ulch and Marjorie 
Gamble, secretary and treasurer. 

FuUfilling the promise they had shown as 
freshmen the year before members of the class 
were found active in every part of the Uni- 
versity. Petite, Betty Lee Winfield, transfer 
from Muskingum, took honors as bandleader 
Tommy Dorsey's choice for Chestnut Burr 
Queen. Gloria Cianciola headed the Alloca- 
tions committee and helped class members 
Elaine Chamberlain, Don Wargowsky, and 
Norma Hackundy carry the torch of student 
government, as representatives to student 
council. They found need for their talents in 
publications and Noreen Lutz and Julie Juch 
over worked their speed graphics to turn out 
Burr photos. Norma Nisley, Dottie Jones 
and Lillian Sokoll were busy each Monday and 
Thursday with the Stater. Prexy Wargowsky 
was elected Most Popular Man. 



Department Heads 



R. HERMAN D. BYRNE, professor 
and politician, always on hand to help mem- 
bers of the election committee when prefer- 
ential ballots were to be counted, is head of the 
Political Science department. . . . The history 
oflSce is under the leadership of Dr. Sellow 
Roberts, who resembles every freshmans idea 
of what a college professor should look like . . . 
As the calm and efficient business woman. 



Professor Cleo Crow heads the department of 
Secretarial Science ... In addition to his posi- 
tion as English department head, Professor 
C. E. Satterfield has worked for a number of 
years as a member of the Publications Policy 
committee . . . Well known far outside Uni- 
versity circles as a leader in his field is Dr. 
Christian F. Rumold, Physical Science . . . Dr. 
H. W. Hudson, professor and capable leader 
of the Economics department . . . The Soci- 
ology department head. Dr. James T. Laing 
keeps his classes amused with his stories about 
"my nine year old" . . . No other instructor 
in the University shows more enthusiasm for 
her profession than does Professor G. Hazel 
Swan, Kindergarten Primary . . . Dr. Donald 
Anthony is the industrious head of the Busi- 
ness Administration department . . . Supervis- 
ing Secondary Education is Dr. A. W. Stewart, 
who is known in educational circles for his 
work with testing and evaluation . . . Directing 
work of the departments of Geology and Geog- 
raphy is Dr. David Olsen . . . Psychology stu- 
dents receive guidance from Dr. D. W. Pearce 
. . . Women who are majoring in the field of 




Home Economics are lead by Professor Bertha 
L. Nixon . . . Dr. C. C. Kochenderfer is the 
capable leader of the department of Commerce 
. . . Formerly a missionary to South America, 
Dr. Willis J. Burner now heads the department 



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of Foreign Languages. The important job of 
supervising the work of student teachers is 
the responsibility of Dr. A. L. Heer . . . Dr. 
Maurice Baum's classes in the Philosophy de- 
partment, are the most animated courses in 
the University. 



JUNIORS 




I HIS year more than ever before the 
juniors took over positions of responsibility 
within the school. 

A great deal of their efforts turned to journ- 
alism. Ruth Recht, occupied the chief's chair 
in the Stater oflSce second quarter, and Johnny 
WilKamson was appointed business manager. 




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Jane Selzer, and Elizabeth Erfley were edition 
editors of the paper. "Here's the Deal" was 
the twice-weekly column of what went on 
about campus, as penned by Don Kemp and 
T. K. Harris. Herbert Koehn was chosen 



business manager of the Burr, and Jean Lenner, 
Mary Thomas, and John "Williamson worked 
on the editorial staff. 

The years social events were concluded when 
the class joined Freshmen and Sophomores in 
presenting the Popularity Ball. Their class 
prexy, Alice Cox, was introduced as Most 
Popular Woman. Other class officers were 
vice president John "Williamson, and secretary 
and treasurer, Ethel Day and Betsy Case. 

Peggy Curry did an excellent job as the first 
president of the Student Government Associa- 
tion. In the theater, the names of Haines and 
Greenbaum meant good entertainment and 
Arline Riggle made a fine reputation with her 
beautiful stage sets. 



SENIORS 




OR the class of 1944 the occasion for 
donning caps and gowns and assuming tem- 
porary academic elegance was the first assembly 
of the year given in honor of the seniors. The 
thoughts that ran through their heads as they 
marched in the processional were ably expressed 
by president Meg Cook in her address to the 
class . . . 

In the fall of 1940 we started our college 
careers. Fifteen hundred anxious freshmen, 
that made up the largest class ever to enter the 
University, the class of forty-four. "We 
quickly delved into every activity on campus, 
wanted to be seasoned veterans of the college 
world in less than a week. Politics raged and 
the names of Gallagher, Kieselbach, Harris, 
Davis, and Thorne were ones we all remember 
now, foixr years later when our number has 



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dwindled to just under two hxindred. Those 
names and others will not join us in that aca- 
demic procession across the campus in June 
but we shall be thinking of them, whether 
they be in England, or India, or the Aleutians. 
We will remember all the good times we had 
when we were still the largest class and some- 
day at that long awaited homecoming we will 
see them all again. 



PERSONALITIES 




JHIS year the Chestnut Burr has selected 
twelve people, each for a particular reason, 
a very definite part of the Kent scene. We 
salute: 

Peggy Curry, for her never ending enthusi- 
asm for everything she undertakes, and because 
she is a house guest at the White House or a 
hostess to a group of refugee students with 
equal ease . . . and best of all for the confidence 
she inspires in the future of Kent State. 

Arline Riggle, in appreciation of the hours 
spent back stage building the scenery that 
others took the bows before. Whether in 
front of the footlights or back stage was be- 
cause she loved the theater, not personal glory. 

Johnny Proctor, first for his inspirational 
speech given Brotherhood Week, and again for 
the many little things he did for us at Russ 
(are you twenty-one?) O'Conke's Deck. 

Fran Murphey, with her ancient model of a 
Speed Graphic always looking the part of a 
journalist and worrying because some fresh- 
man wondered if she went to school here. 

Don Kemp, because as must all would be 



Winchell's, he had to take a lot of criticism, 
and because he took it so well. 

Don Wargowsky — his always happy smile 
that makes others feel that way too. His lead- 
ership that has given him so many positions of 
responsibility. 

Marilou Sowash for much of the credit for 
the work the assembly committee has done this 
year, and the initiative she has shown as student 
chairman. 

Martha Jean Lauderbaugh because she is 
another who works hard and lets another take 
the spothght for it. She thinks of others than 
herself, always. 

Phil Rubin and cameras were on the spot 
to cover every dance and social event with 
film and flashgun, and his supreme confidence 
in his ability to surpass even the experts. 

The Team of Haines and Greenbaum always 
on hand to do an act to give sparkle to any 
type program . . . from slapstick to Shake- 
speare. 

Al Annadonna for his friendly smile and 
his work on Men's Union, for trying to keep 
the men together in a difficult time. 




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ADMINISTRATION BUILDING 

. . . high enthroned upon the hilltop 
reigning over every heart . . . 



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Board of Trustees 

John R. Williams President 

Joseph B. Hanan Vice President 

Robert C. Dix Secretary 

Otto J. Korb Treasurer 

Charles H. Lake 
Kenneth C. Ray (ex-officio) 



Acting President Dr. Raymond M. Clark 




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Emmet C. Stopher 
Keghtrar 



Mr. O. B. Law 

Business Manager, 
Assistant Treasurer 



Dr. Wendel Williams 
University Librarian 



Dr. A. O. De Weese 

Director of Student 

Health Service 



Dr. Lester Munzenmayer 
Mr. Lawrence Wooddell Director of Teacher 

Superintendent of Maintenance Placement 




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UNIVERSITY OFFICIALS 



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Professor Fred H. Denker 
School of Music 



E. Turner Stump 
School of Speech 



SCHOOL HEADS 



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School of Art 



Frederick B. Marbut 
Acting Head of the School of Journalism 



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Raymond E. Manchester 
Dean of Men 



Fren Musselman 

Dean of Summer School 

and Extension 



Dr. Ada V. Hyatt 
Dean of Women 




Dean Arden Allyn 
College of Admiintrafion 



Dean John F. Blair 
College of Editcafion 



Dean Earl Crecraft 
Cotlei^c of Liberal Arfs 



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THE FRESHMEN 



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A glimpse of the class of nineteen and forty-seven 




class officers peek around the door and in- 
troduce: top, Barbara Berkey, treasurer, 
Jim Elliott, president, and Sue Alstot, vice 
president, Barbara McDowell, secretary. 




Where did you ever find all those men? 




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Top row: Jean Sigrist, Fern Fehndrich, BL'tty Broem:en, George Douglas, Welby Courtney, Pete Brown, Jim Elliott, George Inscho, Junerosi; 

Bobner, Violet Baker. 

Row Two: John Thomas, Lillian Strock, Sue Alstott, Charlotte Williams, Marietta Beduhn, Eileen Bushman, Freda Untch, Esther Frederking, 

Anne Kefalides, Betty Jean Carlson, Louise Smart, Kitty Nihoff, Eileen Fletcher, Caroline Havre. 

Row Three: Viola L. Cian, Olga A. Antonuk, Donna K. Krause, Anna Edwards, Joan Shremp, Jean Net hero, Betty Bosma. Pcgi;y Bush, 

Lois Featherlngham, Doris Harenski, Phyllis Simms, Gene Barker, Betty Streeter, Anne Borsengcrger, Dorothy LeRoy. 

Row Four: Martha Lee Croop, Norma Lee Jenkins, Margaret te Brown, Vivian Shinn, Ann Willgohs, Arline Sterling, Angel ine Zima, Jane 

Wright, Beulah Snowden, Betty Flegal, Dorothy McMulIen, Edra June Feicht. 



The advantage of being down to your last 
fifteen cents. 





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Top Row: Dave Ryan, Donna Voelm, Ted Phillips, Bob Wakeman, Kathryn Mohler, Janet Berry, John Hobensack. 

Row Two: Norma Jean Jones, Ruth Edna Howard, Mary Lou Farrell, Arline Crown, Jean Thorp, Emogene Guise, Betty HoUoway, Eleanor 

Bower. 

Row Three: Beatrice German, Jeanne McCue, Barbara Reish, Janice Lawn, Ethelyn Scott, Mary Leah Jenkins, Dorothy Wakeman, Helen 

Louise Zents. 

Row Four: Li via Marini, Mathilda Zimmerman, Lucille Heck, Arlene Loudon, Grace Batzli, Barbara McDowell, Kathryn Tolt, Wanda 

Gisinger, Mariam Gilcrest. 




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Top Row: Shirley Wirth, Louise Thomas, Martha Schupp, Marilynn Raymond, Marie Reed, Agnes Sawyer, Arthur Davis. 

Row Two: Regina Hafer, Dorothy Watson, Irene Turner, Betty Feller, Marilyn Snell, Barbara Grafif, Evelyn Long, Helen Klika. 

Row Three: Leo Wilcox, June Marie Roesinger, Irene Leffler, Mercedes Young. James Perris, Isabella McCue, Glenna Hopewell, Virginia 

Roberto. 

Row Four: Ruth Bixler, Beryl Knox, Shirley Leuenberger, Lois Piper, Elaine Eversole, Pauline Williams, Dorothy Palmer, Mary Lou 

Astrup. 




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FRES HMEN 





Top Row: Samuel Danze, Nellie Jacoby, Alice Hudson, Edward Stinson, Elmer C. Dietz, Joe Karakul, George Yamashiro, Betty Jane Maurer, 

Marie Kaufos. 

Row Two: Bonnie Koonts, Alice Alert, Nancy Borsenberger, Alberta Gosnell, Betty Marie Norris, Betty Offhaus, Dorothy Baynes, Betty 

Girvin, John Hawk. 

Row Three: Beatrice Morton, Myrtle Richard, Dollie Anne Johnson, Gloria Morris, Reycine Garrett, Barbara Berkey, Sarah Nichols, Betty 

Coolidge, Ruth Paden, Caroline Matheny. 

Row Four: Rita Madar, Kathryn Schumacher, Margaret Winings, Mercedes L. Sanchez, Irma Hensel, Joanne Phares, Doris Mae Conklin, 

Elizabeth Farres. 



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CLASS OF 1947 





Top Row: John Ronally, William Elston. .loiin R. Jack, Oliver Ocasek, Edwin Scvanto, Robert Hempshill, Sheldon Jackson, Chester 
Amond, Richard Dussel, Myron K. Cox. 

Row Two: F.dith Galloway, Marge Inj;li.ini, Berdine Trjpp, Peggy Cooper, E. Marie Hewitt, Elcanorc UiMinno, W'llmj Labady, Jeanne Glaze, 
Ruby Roshon. 

Row Three: Rosemary Rongone, Estelle Kane, Janis Jayrcd, Eleanor Shofar, Marie Bar/an, Mary Unkrich, B. J. Btiuj^hton, Delorcs William- 
son, Alice Boli, Ginny Goodwin, Betty Pratt. 
Row Four: Carol Linder, Izeita Allbcrry. Mary McManus, Flora Pi/zuto, Grace Padrutt, Aileen Anderson, Gerry Benson, Nancy Beier. 



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Leaders of the class of forty-six; 
treasurer, Marjorie Gamble, presi- 
dent, Don Wargowsky, Julie Juch, 
vice president, and Gladys Ulch, 
secretary. 



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Professor meets the anxious scholars. 

Top row: Mage Kime, HaHna Nagorka, Margaret Reynolds, Donald Moore, Virginia Alex- 
ander, Norma Hackundy, Gloria Vigh. 

Second row: Peggy Voigt, Thelma Howe, Betty Lou Stalnaher, Joan Halpin, Eleanor Zika, 
Peggy Kaehler, Ruth Betts. 

Third row: Betty Lee Winfield, Almeda Stafford, Eunice Hovance, Donald Wargowsky, Isabel 
Laterman, Betty Jayne Kubicek. 

Front row: Genevieve Rehn, Shirley Ackeroyed, Betty Wilson, Miriam Infield, Ruth Ann Alstott, 
Gladys Ulch. 




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Top row: Margaret Woodell, Evelyn Mumma, William E. Schafer, Cherie Willis. 

Second row: Shirley Wolf, Patricia Waggoner, Catherine Galay, Patricia Scott, Louise Ran- 
gone. 

Third row: Flo Bobby, Ada Lee Herbert, Marian Anderson, Betty Fiedler, Louise O'Bryant, 

Marilyn Waltz, Eleanor Clark. 

Front roiv: Jeanette Brock, Maryann Liktar, Mildred MacLearie, 
Miriam Soukkonen, Luzerne Richard. 




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Top row: Marilyn Allen, Jean Selleck, Luise Stutz, Jean Davis, Edith Riley. 

Second row: Ruth Schmidt, Virginia Smith, Jean Bjorson, Sally Smith, Marjorie Gamble, Betty 
McCallian. 

Third row: Marie Kastenhuber, Noreen Lutz, Dorothy Bordoski, Betty Yost, Hazel Muffley, 
Carmen Alvarez. 

Front roiv: Isabel Shively, Catherine Louise Bamberger, Rose Ross, Jean 
Renner, Barbara Renner. 



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Top row: Warren Bendel, Robert Lenz, John Tilton, Harry Daniels. 

Third row: Vera Wawnn, Alice Sprouse, Marge Carder, Eileen Hick- 
man, Barbara Stone, Frances Hindley. 

Second row: Josephine McDonald, Kitty Watson, Lillian Sokoll, Jane Gifford, Thelma Gick, 
Rankey Edwards, Lillie Beck. 

Front row: Marian Jessel, Marie Slight, Maryann Werner, George Ferres, Charmian Beach, 
Esther Blake, Joan Posse. 




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Top row: Janet Irons, Betty J. Smith, Arleen Riggle, Jean Thorpe. 
Front row: Betty Fouse, Arhne Klontz, Marian Ishii, Dorothy Ackerman. 




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DEPARTMENT HEADS 



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Dr. Daniel Pearce 
Psychology 



Dr. David Olsen 
Geography and Geology 



Dr. Wills Burner Hazel Swan 

Foreign Languages Kindergarten-Primary 




Dr. Donald B. Anthony 
Business Administration 



Dr. A. Sellew Roberts 
History 



Professor Chester Saterfield 
English 



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Cleo Crow 
Secretarial Science 

Dr. Alfred Stewart 
Secondary Education 

Dr. Kochenderfer 
Commerce 



Dr. Harry Cunningham 
Biology 

Dr. Amos B. Heer 
Teacher Training 

Dr. Hersel Hudson 
Economics 




Dr. James Laing 
Sociology 



Dr. Christian Rumold 
Physical Science 



Dr. Maurice Baum 
Philosophy 



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THE JUNIOR CLASS 





The executive meeting takes on a little social life as vice president, John Williamson, secretary, 
Betsy Case, and president Alice Cox, Ethel Day, treasurer, take time out for a bridge game. 



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Top rote: Irene Barber, Cleveland; Mary Ann Clayton, Ravenna, 
O. ; Patricia Beacom, Randolph, New York; Gloria Cianciola, 
Youngstown, O. 

Second roiv: Thomas Chalmers, Canton, O.; Eleanore Bientz, Dar- 
rowville, O. ; Eleanor Cook, Medina, O.; Grace Bosma, Garrets- 
viUe, O. 

Row three: Kemp Banfield, Toronto, O.; Alice Cox, Cuyahoga Falls, 
O.; Pauline Cerin, Cleveland, O.; Peggy Curry, Akron, O. 





Ruth Erricson, Cincinnati, O. ; Doris Dicfenbach, Brecksville, O. ; 
Ethel Day, Ravenna, O.; Jean Dilgard, Wooster, O. 



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JUNIORS 



Leona Lee Marra, 
Summit, O. 

Elizabeth Erfley, 
Ravenna, O. 

Margaret Ellis, 
Peninsula, O. 

Bessie Hullis, 
Aliquippa, Pa. 



Mary Ellen Hoffman, Marion Homan, 



Wellington, O. 

Emily Habinc, 
Cleveland, O. 

Mary Humphrey, 
Williamsfield, O. 

Marjorie Hosfield, 
Youngstown, O. 



Canton, O. 

LeRoy Hoskins, 
Youngstown, O. 

Alice Henderson, 
Cleveland, O. 

Elsie Mae Gombert, 
Kent, O. 




Lois Klitz, 

Lakewood, O. 

Esther Douglas, 
Kent, O. 

Dale Hawk, 
Akron, O. 

Mildred Everett, 
Gnadenhutten, O. 



Virginia Goldie, 
Akron, O. 

Dorothy Humphrey, 
Geneva, O. 

Virginia Essig, 
Canton, O. 

Violet Gardner, 
Akron, O. 




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Neva Kramer, 
Akron, O. 


Annetta Kapp, 
Cleveland, O. 


Herbert Koehn, 
Mantua, O. 


Zelma Riley, 
Waverly, O. 


Dortha Kohr, 

Middlcbranch, O 




Mary Jane Lynch, 
Youngstown, O. 


Phyllis Lambert, 
Hudson, O. 


Jeanne Leister, 
Massillon, O. 


Lorna LaWand, 
Cleveland, O. 


Jeanne Lenner, 
Akron, O. 


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Mary Osborne, 
r^ Kent, O. 


Laura McConnell, 
Wellington, O. 


Phyllis Newton, 
Chagrin Falls, O. 


Gertrude Myers, 
Irondale, O. 


Helen Lee, 

Youngstown, O. 




"y^// Elizabeth McArtor, 
^ Kent, O. 


Mildred McCullough 
Canton, O. 


Eleanore Merritt, 
Conneaut, O. 


Margery Jelinck, 
Cleveland, O. 


Helen Morgan, 
Bridgeport, O. 






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Margaret Seckman, Loretta Pretzer, 
East Liverpool, O. Cleveland, O. 



Mary Stanley, 
Beloit, O. 

Alba Marra, 
Cleveland, O. 



Virginia Raymont, 
Medina, O. 

Jane Selzer, 
Cleveland, O. 



Lois Tedrick, Frances Sheafer, 

Cuyahoga Falls, O. Cleveland, O. 



Frances Murphy, 
Hudson, O. 

Ruth Jane Recht, 
Barberton, O. 

Pauline Strong, 
Huntsburg, O. 

Marie Traxler, 
Greentown, O. 



Mary Marvin, 
Mantua, O. 

Helen Smith, 
Salem, O. 

Margaret Short, 
WiUoughby, O. 

Lavina Scholes, 
Canton, O. 



Jeanne McCord, 
Ravenna, O. 

Patricia Springer, 
Akron, O. 

Madeline Robinson, 
Cleveland, O. 

Ann Staggel, 
Hudson, O. 



Dorothy Madar, 
Ravenna, O. 

Betty Rhoades, 
Akron, O. 

Ruth Sparhawk, 
Akron, O. 

Dorothy Swoboda, 
Alhance, O. 




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JUNIORS 




Eloise Toops 
Akron, O. 



Alice Troyan 
Cleveland, O. 



Mary Thomas 
Sandusky, O. 



Eula Wright 
Toronto, O. 



John Williamson 
Cleveland, O. 



Gladys Willis 
Ravenna, O. 



Mary Jane Wertenberger 
Ravenna, O. 

June Wagner 
Dover, O. 



Peggy Wood 

Cuyahoga Fails, O. 

Suzanne Worden 
Ravenna, O. 



Ellen Whims 

Bedford, O. 



Betty Jane Wearstler 
Louisville, O. 



Betty Ann Van Bolt 
Cleveland, O. 

Emily Vincent 
Stow, O. 



Ann Wlllgohs 
Tallmadge, O. 



Caroline Williams 
Lakcmorc, O. 




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Resting in the woman's lounge between classes senior officers, Carol Chamberlain, vice president, 
Janet Harris, secretary, Meg Cook, president and Dorothy Milligan, treasurer. 




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lola Bucher 

Wooster Education 

Orchestra, Music Club, 
Vice Pres. Chi Mu, Math 
Club, Phi sigma xi, Kappa 
Delta Pi, house president. 



Verna Buelow 

Cleveland Liberal Arts 

Theta Sigma Upsilon. 



Peggy Jayne Calhoun 

Canton Liberal Arts 

Radio Workshop, Gamma 
Sigma Phi, University 
Theater, Omega Mu Alph, 
WAA. 



Carol Chamberlain 

Cuyahoga Falls Education 

President, Pi Kappa Sigma, 
Treas. WAA, Treas. Pan- 
Hellenic, HPE Club, Uni- 
versity Theater, Freshman 
Counselor. 



Marguerite Cook 
Kent Liberal Arts 

Vice Pres., Secy. Student 
Council, President Alpha 
Omega, Pres. Pan-Hellenic, 
Pres. Senior Class, Cardinal 
Key, Whose Who. 




Paul Brown 
Newark Bus. Admin. 

Phi Beta Phi. 



Betty Bunnell 

Cleveland Education 

Sigma Sigma Sigma, Home 
Economics Club, HPE 
Club, Student Council. 



Jane Carroll 
Youngstown Bus. Admin. 

Treas. Alpha Omega, New- 
man Club, Commerce 
Club, YWCA, University 
Theater, WAA. 



Vern Charles 
Youngstown Education 



Charlotte Cowle 

Painesville Liberal Arts 
Art Club. 



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Jessie Bertschi 
Mogadore Education 

Pres. Home Economics 
Club, Art Club, Kappa 
Delta Phi, Pres. Psi Omi- 
cron, Cardinal Key. 



June Berndt 
Cleveland Education 



Virginia Black 
Ravenna Education 

Trcas. Home Economics 
Club, Kappa Delta Phi, 
Zeta Iota, Cardinal Key. 



Carol Brickley 

Tallmadge Liberal Arts 



Fred Brigeman 
Cuyahoga Falls Education 

Men's Union, Alpha Phi 
Beta, Wrestling Team, 
Varsity K, Art Club, Bi- 
ology Club, PHE Club, 
Coach Kent State High 
School. 



CLASS 




Nancy Allen 

Kent Liberal Arts 

Gamma Sigma Phi, Home 
Economics Club. 



Albert Annandanno 

Cleveland Education 

Men's Union, Y M C A, 
Kappa Mu Kappa, Kappa 
Delta Pi, Blue Key. 



Jean Barger 

Dayton Education 

Theta Sigma Upsilon, 
Alpha Psi Omega, Kappa 
Delta Pi, University The- 
ater, Student Council, 
OWA, Cardinal Key. 



Betty Begg 



Parma 



Education 



AWVS, Newman Club, 
WAA, EE Club, YWCA. 



Marjorie Bell 
Akron Liberal Arts 

Lambda Phi. 



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Miriam Cramer 
Navarre Education 

KP Club, Pi Kappa Sigma. 



Maxine Danner 
Canton Education 

Pres. EE Club, Newman 
Club, YWCA. 



Lois Deneke 

Smithville Education 

Home Economics Club, 
Pres. YWCA. 



Mary DiVencenzo 
Grafton Lib. Arts, Educa. 

Lambda Phi, Phrateres, 
Newman Club, AWVS, 
Kent Stater, Editor Kent 
Alumnus, Cardinal Key. 



Bob Duzy 

Struthers Liberal Arts 




SENIOR 



Merle Crosbie 
Louisville Edu., Home Ec. 

YWCA. 



Ruth Davis 

Steubenville Education 

Beta Gamma. 



Psggy Jo Daetwyler 

Cuyahoga Falls Liberal Arts 

Home Economics Club, 
WAA. 



Emily Dolenc 

Cleveland Liberal Arts 

Home Economics Club, 
Psi Omicron, Newman 
Club. 



Zada Farmer 

Leetonia Education 

Band, Orchestra, YWCA, 
WAA. 



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CLASS 



Edward Fenko 

Cleveland Bus. Ad., Edu. 

Phi Beta Phi, Commerce 
Club. 



Ruth Ford 

Alliance Education 

Kappa Delta Phi, EE Club. 



Myrtle Geckler 

Zoar Business Admin. 

Zeta Iota, AWVS, YWCA, 
Cardinal Key. 



Jeanne Guise 
Cleveland Education 

Sigma Sigma Sigma. 



Virginia Dodd Good 

Arlington, Va. Education 

Treas. EE Club, Radio 
Workshop Student Direc- 
tor, Gamma Sigma Phi, 
Omega Mu Alpha, Chest- 
nut Burr Staff, Assoc. Ed- 
itor WAA. 




Frances Haley 
Creston Education 

YWCA 



Arline Hakundy 
Ashtabula Liberal Arts 

Beta Gamma. 



Ann Hogan 
Holidays Cove, W. Va. 

Pi Kappa Sigma, KP Club. 



Dorothy Hultberg 



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Education 



Vice Pres. Alpha Omega, 
Home Economics Club, 
University Theater, WAA. 



Georgia Hutton 

Medina Education 

KP Club, YWCA. 



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Jeanne Clare Jacobs 
Warren Education 

Newman Club Pres., Phi 
Alpha Theta, Kappa Delta 
Pi, AWVS, Zeta Iota. 



Mary Ann Lapadus 
Youngstown Education 

Zeta Iota, Kappa Delta Pi, 
Phrateres, Pilgrim Fellow- 
ship. 



Margie A. Lawrence 
Amherst Education 

HPE Club. 



Colleen McBride 

Akron Education 



Anna Micheli 
Akron Bus. Admin. 




SENIOR 



Priscilla Jefts 

Melrose, Mass. Education 

Beta Gamma, Art Club. 



Ruth Koch 

Petersburg Education 

Home Economics Club. 



Bea Mayer 

Richwood Education 

Theta Sigma Upsilon, Pan- 
Hellenic, French Club, 
YWCA, Wesley Founda- 
tion, Band. 



Jane McDowell 

Akron Education 

Pres. Gamma Sigma Phi, 
Editor Chestnut Burr, Vice 
Pres. Cardinal Key, Secy. 
Student Council, Publica- 
tions Committee, Alloca- 
tions Com., Pan-Hellenic. 



Beverly Melrose 

Creston Education 

Pres. Art Club. 



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CLASS 



Richard Lamy 
Harrison, N. Y. Education 



Charlotte Lose 
Ashtabula Education 

Wesley Foundation, Kappa 
Delta Phi, Cardinal Key, 
Freshman Counselor, Phi 
Alpha Theta. 



Dorothy MilUgan 



Sale 



Liberal Arts 



Sigma Sigma Sigma, Stu- 
dent Council, Home Ec. 
Club, Psi Omicron, Cardi- 
nal Key, Treas. Senior 
Class. 



Joan Norris 

Ashtabula Education 

Kappa Delta Phi, Phi 
Alpha Theta, Zeta Iota, 
Phi Sigma Xi, Phrateres, 
Newman Club, Band, Bi- 
ology Club. 



Betty Osmundson \> 

Alliance Education 



Alpha Omega, YWCA, 
OWA. 




M. J. Lauderbaugh 

Kent Liberal Arts 

Vice Pres. Gamma Sigma 
Phi, Student Council, Art 
Club, Cardinal Key, Wom- 
en's League Council. 



Flora Miller 
Steubenville Liberal Arts 

Home Economics Club, 
Psi Omicron, YWCA, 
Women's League Council, 
Phrateres. 



Marian Nichols 

Akron Education 

Chi Mu, Glee Club, Choir. 



Dorothy Neuske 



Akr 



Liberal Arts 



Frances Peterson 
Geneva Education 

Home Economies Club. 



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Phyllis Pirl 

Kent Liberal Arts 

Sigma Sigma Sigma, Home 
Economics Club. 



Phyllis Pontius 

Barberton 

Gamma Sigma Phi, Cardi- 
nal Key, Psi Chi, Publica- 
tions Committee, Fresh- 
man Counselor, Newman 
Club, Pres. Engleman, 
Chairman Student Court, 
Women's League Council. 



Phyllis Read 

Cuyahoga Falls 

Education, Liberal Arts 

Phi Kappa Sigma, Orches- 
tra, AWVS, French Club, 
YWCA, Pi Kappa Sigma. 



Willard Reynolds 

North Fairfield 

Education, Liberal Arts 



Frances Rothwell 

Youngstown Liberal Arts 
Lambda Phi, Chestnut Burr. 




Doris Pepper 

East Liverpool Education 

Radio Workshop, Univer- 
sity Theater, Christian 
Foundation, Theta Sigma 
Upsilon. 



Patricia Read 

Cuyahoga Falls 

Liberal Arts 

Pi Kappa Sigma, Orches- 
tra, AWVS, French Club, 
YWCA, Home Economics 
Club. 



Edna K. Ressler 

Salem Liberal Arts 

Psi Chi, Phrateres. 



Phyllis Ricart 
Erie, Pa. Education 

Glee Club, Choir. 



Florence Riehl 

Cleveland Education 

Gamma Sigma Phi, Art 
Club, Cardinal Key, Kappa 
Delta Pi. 



SENIOR 



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Irene Stearns 
Richwood Liberal Arts 

Psi Chi, AWVS, Stater, In- 
ternational Relations Club, 
Chestnut Burr, Wesley 
Foundation, WAA, Band, 
YWCA. 



John Soule 
Akron Bus. Ad. 

Chestnut Burr, Men's 
Union, Alpha Phi Beta, 
Blue Key. 



Elizabeth Speicher 
Bergholz Education 



Julia Steiner 

Orvillc Education 



Mary Walker 

Salem 

Freshman Counselor 



CLASS 




Albert Simmon 

Cleveland Education 

Men's Uinion, Y M C A, 
Blue Key. 



Jane Smith 

Akron Education 



Margaret Takacs 
Lorain Bus. Ad. 

Pres. Zeta Iota, AWVS, 
Newman Club, Cardinal 
Key. 



Helen Tracoff 
Kent Education 

HPE Club. 



Audrey Wells 
Lorain Liberal Arts 

Alpha Omega, Phi Sigma 
Xi, Cardinal Key. 



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Janet Harris 

Kent Education 

Beta Gamma, Glee Club. 



Marjorie Ruble 
Kent Liberal Arts 



Doris Yarger 

Waynesburg Education 

Pres. Women's League, 
Pres. Cardinal Key, Vice 
Pres. YWCA, Vice Pres. 
Engleman Hall, Alloca- 
tions Committee, Assem- 
bly Committee, Freshman 
Counselor, Psi Chi, Gamma 
Sigma Phi. 



Margene Moore 

Wooster Education 

Home Economics Club, 
YWCA, Wesley Founda- 
tion. 



John Soule 

Akron Bus. Ad. 

Blue Key, Alpha Phi Beta, 
Men's Union, Chestnut 
Burr. 




SENIOR 



Dorothy Zdara 
Euclid Education 

Theta Sigma Upsilon, 
Home Economics Club. 



Dorothy Wose 
Cleveland Education 



Verna Buelow 

Cleveland Liberal Arts 

Theta Sigma Upsilon. 



Madehne Woodhouse 

Akron Liberal Arts 

Theta Sigma Upsilon, 
Home Economics Club. 



Ruth Altman 

Kent Education 

Newman Club, Drum Ma- 
jorette, Home Economics 
Club. 



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CLASS 



Phil Rubin 

Brooklyn,N.Y. Liberal Arts 

Chestnut Burr, Psi Chi, 
Kent Stater, Duchess, Pho- 
tography. 



John Proctor 

Ravenna Liberal Arts 

University Theater, For- 
ensics. 



Adelaide Snyder 
Youngstown Liberal Arts 

Editor Kent Stater, Cardi- 
nal Key, Lambda Phi, Al- 
locations Committee, For- 
ensics, Manager University 
Theater. 



Betty Osmundson 

Alliance Education 

Alpha Omega, O W A, 
YWCA, Cardinal Key. 



Elizabeth Frell 
Warren Education 

Art Club, Newman Club, 
Phrateres, KP Club, Fresh- 
man Counselor. 




Roberta McCarthy 

Pawtucket,R.L Education 



Jean Cazel 

Akron Education 



Helen Lukas 

Kent 

Liberal Arts, Education 

Gamma Sigma Phi, Pres. 
Women's Glee Club, Secy. 
Phi Alpha Theta, Kappa 
Delta Pi. 



Alice Fluke 
Carlton Education 



Carmella Frell 

Warren Education 

Cardinal Key, Psi Chi, 
Secy. EE Club, Vice Pres. 
Newman Club, Secy. 
Phrateres, AWVS, Art 
Club, Kappa Delta Pi. 



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CAMPUS PERSONALITIES 



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Peg Curry 


Fran Murphy 


Al Annandona 


Arleen Riggle 


Mary Haines 


Don Wargowsky 


Sella Greenbaum 


Phil Rubin 


John Proctor 


Marty Jean Lauderbaugh 


Marylou Sowash 


Don Kemp 




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THE RECREATION, THE 

STUDY AND ORGANIZATIONS 

THAT MAKE UP MOST OF 

OUR DAY EACH AFTERNOON 

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^HE afternoon usually began officially 

with one of Okies sandwiches or a visit 

to Mrs. Hall's. If lunch hour was brief 

and hurried, we envied those who could sit 

in the Brady for an hour of catching up on 

campus gossip. But many of us were off to 

another class, a job, or a meeting. Everyone 

seemed to have this or that committee function to attend and the time from noon till evening 

passed quickly. 

Monday at four Student Council held its weekly session up in Merrill Hall. Peggy Curry, 
as the first president to work a year under the new constitution, was responsible for a great deal 
of its success. Meg Cook was vice president and election chairman, Gloria Cianciolla watched 
the budget as treasurer and chairman of allocations committee, and Jane McDowell was secretary. 
In the spring election students voted on several recommended revisions in the constitution, 
many of which were discussed at the meetings of the Student Government Association held each 
quarter. Attendance at these meetings showed student interest was high and after a years trial 
the constitution proved to be a working document. 



KENT STATER 



)ELAIDE SNYDER held the editor's 
chair the first half of the year with Ruth 
Smith in the business manager's oflSce. Cut 
to two editions a week they did put out a fine 
paper. Snyder's editorials were some of the 
finest ever written for the Stater. In February 
Ruth Recht assumed the title of chief and 
Johnny Williamson took the feminine touch 
from the business managers office. Recht 
caused a sensation by her purple and perfumed 
Easter edition. 



CHESTNUT BURR 



IG MAN, Herb Koehn, paved the way 
for privacy among future business managers 
by taking over a new office complete with 
office hours and his name on the door. The 
photographic stajQF patiently put up with the 
attempts of editor Jane McDowell to contrib- 
ute photographically to the book. Johnny 
Williamson and Virginia Good were associate 
editors until a spring quarter when Johnny 
joined the Stater, and Mrs. Good her husband 
in Georgia. 




O W A 



I HE Office of "War Activities, founded 
because of a wartime need for a campus service 
group, sponsored one of the most successful 
campus campaigns for funds when it raised 
$1200 in the United War Chest drive. 

Dean of Men Raymond E. Manchester was 
presented with a $300 check for the Penny 



fund from this money. The amount enabled 
the dean to send Kent Staters to more uni- 
versity men in this country. 

A check for $200 was turned over to the 
World Student Service fund and another 
donation of $100 went to the infantile paralysis 
fund. At a special assembly the check for 
the paralysis donation was given to Don War- 
gowsky by Jean Barger. 

The Red Cross war fund's share in the chest 
drive was $200. A small fund of $234 remain- 
ing in the chest has been held over until the 
fall of 1944. 

Other activities of the O.W.A. was a cadet 
welcome dance, an adopt-a-soldier campaign 
and Christmas favors for servicemen. 

Peggy Curry was chairman of the organiza- 
tion and Virginia Black, secretary. Chairmen 
for the chest drive were Betty Osmundson and 
Miss Barger. 



PUBLICATIONS 




ITH the new student constitution on 
trial in 1943-44, reorganiaztion of the uni- 
versity publications committee was authorized 
in the fall. 

Professor Frederick B. Marbut, acting chair- 
man of the school of journalism, named four 
students to the committee, including Jane 
McDowell, editor of the Chestnut Burr; Ade- 
laide Snyder, former Stater editor; Phyllis 
Pontius and Don Wargowsky. Faculty mem- 
bers were Dr. Lester H. Munzenmayer and 
C. E. Satterfield. 

The constitution gave students a larger rep- 
resentation on the committee. In previous 
years, it had had a smaller percentage of stu- 
dent members than faculty. 

The business manager and editor of the Kent 
Stater for the last half of the year were chosen 
in February. Announcements of publication 



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heads for the Stater and the Chestnut Burr 
were made late in May by the committee. 



vice president, Marge Gamble second, and 
Charlotte Lose secretary. 



RADIO WORK SHOP 



YWCA 




ACED with the problem of no time 
available on the air, the workshop gang carried 
out a program of practice activity. Virginia 
Good was director of the workshop, chief 
engineer, and instructor to those who worked 
to learn radio technique. Air crew men made 
records for the folks back home through work- 
shop facilities. 



MEN'S UNION 




HIS year the largest men's organization 
established a lounge in Merrill Hall where men 
could gather between classes for relaxation. 
John Williamson was president and Dean 
Manchester advisor. A banquet was held in 
the winter quarter and Al Annadonna acted as 
co-chairman of Pork Barrel. 



WOMEN'S LEAGUE 




ELCOMING freshman in the fall was 
their first event and Martha Forsberg and 
Flora Millere v/ere co-chairman of the Big 
and Little Sister Tea. In the capable hands 
of prexy Doris Yarger, the group opened the 
women's lounge, appointed freshman coun- 
selors, formed Student Court, honored seniors 
at a banquet and sponsored Pork Barrel with 
Men's Union. Mary Ellen Hoffman was first 




iNE of the innovations of the year's 
program of the Young Women's Christian 
association was the formation of special inter- 
est groups, including world affairs, book re- 
views and recreation. 

The members organized the student-pro- 
fessor forum and illustrated discussions by 
faculty members like Dr. Grace B. Sherrer, 
Miss Mary Katherine Boswell and Dr. Edna 
Lotz Oswalt. 

Representatives were sent to the World 
Acquaintance tour, the area conference of 
Y. W. groups and the world Mission of the 
Church. Club members contributed their 
services to the United War Chest drive. 

The social side was initiated by the freshman 
weiner roast and followed by the Y. M.-Y. W. 
hayride, a Christmas party at which boxes 
were prepared to be sent to the Kentucky 
mountains, and a chocolate hour at the home 
of Mrs. J. L. Blair. 

Oflficers included Lois Deneke, president; 
Doris Yarger, vice president; Myrtle Geckler, 
secretary; Doris McCartney, treasurer; and 
advisers, Miss Jane EJein, Mrs. Blair and Miss 
Parrish. 



YMCA 



EGINNING the year with a tiny nu- 
cleus of old members and a revised cabinet, the 
Young Men's Christian Association grew until 
it numbered 40 students, almost half of the 
total male enrollment and representing the 




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greatest ratio membership the Y. M. C. A. has 
ever achieved. 

Projects of the group included sending mem- 
bers as adult supervisors to the South School 
recreation center, sponsored by the city recrea- 
tion commission to combat juvenile delin- 
quency; sponsorship of the game-time period 
set aside each week for students to enjoy games 
and activities, and the fellowship project de- 
signed to affect every man student in school. 

The organization also held the Y. M. hay- 
ride, amateur night, a Christmas party. Chalk- 
talk, Campfire get-together, social and business 
meetings. 

Intramural activities drew heavily upon Y. 
M. C. A. members. The outstanding func- 
tion of the year was the Brotherhood Week 
convocation. Contributions were made to the 
university War Chest fund and the Penny 
drive. 

Functions of the Y. M. C. A. were organized 
in a student-faculty cabinet with Dean of Men 
Raymond E. Manchester and Dr. Ronald E. 
Spacht as advisers; Albert Annadonna, pro- 
gram director, and Albert Simon, secretary- 
treasurer, as student leaders. 



PAN-HELLENIC 




AN-HELLENIC council officially 
opened the rush season by arranging the Round 
Robin tea Sunday, Oct. 10, 1943, for all uni- 
versity women interested in pledging. 

Pan-Hell is composed of two representatives 
from each sorority. The group discussed rush 
rules, plans for formal rush parties, contribu- 
tions to local drives, tournaments, banquets 
and problems common to all the organizations. 

The organization started the year by pub- 
lishing the Pan-Hell Blue Book as a guide to 
freshmen interested in sororities. This spring 
and last spring, Pan-Hell sponsored the annual 



bridge tournament. Marge Keith was 1943 
chairman and Miss Sowash 1944 chairman. 

The Scholarship cup presented at the an- 
nual banquet when new officers are installed 
is sponsored by Pen-Hell. 

Alice Cox, Beta Gamma, was president; Miss 
Sowash, Alpha Omega, vice president; Mary 
Jane Berline, Theta Sigma Upsilon; recording 
secretary' Miss Stalzer, Pi Kappa Sigma, corre- 
sponding secretary; Jean Lenner, Gamma Sig- 
ma Phi, treasurer; and Jean Hunger ford, Tri- 
Sigma, Women's League representative. 

The advisers for the year were Dr. Gertrude 
Lawrence, permanent adviser, and Miss Evan- 
geline JaflFurs. 




PHI ALPHA THETA 




I EN new members were added to the 
membership roster of Phi Alpha Theta, history 
honorary fraternity. 

A spring banquet was held and bi-monthly 
meetings for business and social purposes. His- 
torical reports were made at the various meet- 
ings. A fraternity scrapbook was started. 

Jane Heaphey was president; Jeanne Clare 
Jacobs, vice president; Helen Scott Lukas, sec- 
retary, and Regina Marto, treasurer. 



Z E T A IOTA 



NE of the most worthwhile projects of 
Zeta Iota, professional business fraternity for 



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women in the colleges of education and busi- 
ness administration, was the publication of the 
Zeta Iota letter each quarter. 

Aim of the letter was to help local and 
alumni members keep in touch with each other, 
Mary Ann Lapadus, Myrtle Geckler, Betty 
Jeanne Rhoads, and Laura McConnell were in 
charge of the letter this year. 

The organization is also keeping a scrap- 
book of all the letters which alumni members 
have written to the fraternity. 

Fourteen women composed Zeta Iota and 
had 3.0 cumulatives in their majors and minors. 
Miss Cleo Crow, head of the department of 
secretarial science, served as adviser. 

Officers included Miss Geckler, president; 
Virginia Black, vice president and social chair- 
man; Miss Lapadus, secretary, and Margaret 
Takacs, treasurer. 

Business meetings were held once a month 
with social activities supplementing the meet- 
ings. Several prominent speakers were 
brought to the campus, among them Miss 
Audrey Bartington of Goodyear Aircraft cor- 
poration in Akron. 



International Club 



Psi Lambda Omicron 




lARRYING on an old tradition of Psi 
Lambda Omicron, home economics honorary 
fraternity, members awarded medals to the 
outstanding women in the freshman, sopho- 
more and junior classes of the preceding year. 

Miss Nona Jordan was chosen the new ad- 
viser. In January, four new members were 
initiated at a luncheon in the home economics 
dining room. They were Emily Dolenc, 
Flora Miller, Virginia Black and Beatrice 
Thornton. 

The group compiled an alumni news letter 
to be sent to the members during the year's 
work. 

Jessie Ruth Bertschi was president, Miss 
Dolenc, senior vice-president; Dolores Bros- 
coe, junior vice-president; Flora Miller, re- 
cording secretary; Avonelle Purdy, corre- 
sponding secretary; Miss Black, treasurer; 
June Shriver, social chairman; Kemp Banfield, 
publicity manager; Lois Deneke, senior class 
representative; Virginia Raymont, junior class 
representative; Margaret Baker, sophomore 
class representative; and Dorothy Baynes, 
freshman class representative. 




I WO representatives from the Inter- 
national Relations club attended the Ohio 
Valley conference this year. They were 
Martha Jean Lauderbaugh and Peg Curry. 

The club had lectures by Dr. Gertrude 
Lawrence and Dr. W. G. Meinke, a book re- 
view, and a faculty-student tea. 

A student assembly April 19 featured 
Spencer D. Irwin, Cleveland Plain Dealer 
writer and international aflFairs speaker. The 
I. R. club held a reception for him following 
the assembly in the atrium. Arlene Klontz 
and Irene Stearns were chairmen for the 
affair. 



LAMBDA PHI 




IX new pledges were initiated into 
Lambda Phi, women's honorary journalism 
fraternity, April 12. They were Elizabeth 
Erfley, Jane Selzer, Lillian SokoU, Halina 
Nagorka, Julie Juch and Norma Knisley. 

A tea and program was held early in the 
year honoring freshmen women in journalism. 
An alumni and former member of Lambda 
Phi, Mrs. Ruth Sivon Fairchild of Ravenna, 



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spoke on future developments in the field of 
photography. 

Members assisted in compiHng a file of ad- 
dresses of former students and alumni in the 
school of journalism. The card system was to 
be made available to organizations on campus. 

President of the group was Frances B. 
Murphey; Adelaide Snyder, vice president; 
Mary DiVencenzo, secretary; Elvina Fish, 
treasurer; Marjorie Bell, sergeant-at-arms, and 
Frances Rothwell, social chairman. 

A spring series of meetings were held at 
which the speakers were persons who were 
sources of information for news stories. They 
told of methods of cooperation with members 
of the press. 



CARDINAL KEY 




HIS year the women's service honorary 
took in nearly thirty pledges to make the 
largest chapter in many years. They were 
co-sponsors of Campus Night and the Penny 
Carnival and aided in sending Staters to Kent 
boys in this country. Doris Yarger was 
president, Jane McDowell vice president, 
Mary Ellen Hoffman secretary, and Jean 
Barger treasurer. 



NEWMAN CLUB 




EORGANIZATION of the Newman 
club. Catholic youth group, was completed 
under the direction of Jeanne Clare Jacobs, 
president. 

The group held business and social meetings 
and a communion breakfast. Other officers 
of the club are Carmella Frell, vice president; 



Joan Norris, secretary, and George Farrs, 
treasurer. 



Christian Foundation 




HE program of Christian Foundation 
featured informal discussions on personal and 
religious questions under the direction of Dr. 
John F. Cuber, adviser. 

Aims of the group were to further religious 
education and give personal guidance. Leader- 
ship was in charge of a cabinet made up of 
the officers. 

Jeanne Smith McCord was president; 
Mary Ellen Hoflfman, vice president; Jose- 
phine MacDonald, secretary, and Ruth Smith, 
treasurer. 



A CAPELLA CHOIR 




NDER the direction of Bruce Handley 
the A Cappella Choir provided music for the 
Christmas and Easter assemblies. They also 
led singing under the Christmas trees in the 
Atrium where students could join them for 
carols between classes during the holiday 
season. 



DOUBLE E CLUB 



EMBERS of the Elementary Education 
club assisted with the Penny drive and the 
office of War Activities' campaign for United 
War Chest funds. 

During the year, several educational speak- 



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ers appeared at meetings. A weiner roast and 
a Valentine party were held as part of the 
social activities. 

Maxine Banner served as president; Alice 
Fluke, vice president; Carmela Frell, secretary 
and Virginia Good, treasurer. 



During the informal meetings held every 
two weeks, French was spoken as much as 
possible. Several parties and a picnic were 
held. 

Officers for the year were Mary Ellen Hoff- 
man, president; Peg Wooddell, vice president; 
and Joanne Limber, secretary-treasurer. 



. . . K P CLUB . . . 




TUDY of the work being done in 
Akron and Cleveland nursery schools fea- 
tured the year's program of the Kindergarten- 
Primary club. 

Miss G. Hazel Swan, adviser, took several 
groups of members to visit nursery schools. 
Dolls, toys, goody bags, bean bags, picture 
books and mats were made by K. P. members 
for the Elizabeth Park nursery school in 
Akron at Christmas time. 

The group established a nutrition fund for 
the benefit of needy children. Several mov- 
ing pictures on child development were shown 
at monthly business and social meetings. 

Officers were Betsey Case, president; Jane 
Galloway, vice president; Margaret Ellis, 
secretary, and Ann Hogan, treasurer. 



FRENCH CLUB 






llNGING of French songs played an 
important part in the meetings of the French 
club. Members also tried writing French 
lyrics for popular American songs. 

Following their purpose of increasing in- 
terest and appreciation for France, members 
presented a French film and short play, heard 
talks on French art and cooking, and saw the 
opera, "Carmen," given by the Metropolitan 
Opera Company in Cleveland in May. 



ALPHA PSI OMEGA 



HE national dramatic honorary tapped 
three new pledges at the theater formal, and 
two more later in the year. The green room 
back stage was the setting for their business 
meetings where Mary Haines held the gavel 
and E. Turner Stump acted as adviser. 



FORENSICS 




OR the second consecutive year, the 
debate team of the Student Forensic associa- 
tion maintained a record of never placing be- 
low third in any competition. 

The team has held the championship of 
the Pittsburgh Forum for two years and of 
both the men's and women's division of Pi 
Kappa Delta. 

The association members attended the men's 
and women's Ohio conference, Pittsburgh 
College Forum tournament. Northeastern 
Ohio debate conference. Northeastern Ohio 
split team tournament. Bowling Green debate 
tournament. Pi Kappa Delta provincial 
tournament and Ohio conference oratory and 
extemp tournament. 

Elizabeth Erfley is director of Forensics 
with James N. Holm as faculty director. 



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KAPPA DELTA PI 




lAPPA DELTA PI extended its fellow- 
ship to 30 new members, students in educa- 
tion, this year and held two initiation services 
at banquets. 

Among the programs of the year was a 
panel discussion led by Dr. L. H. Munzen- 
mayer. Dr. H. A. Cunningham, and Dr. A. 
W. Stewart on "Governmental Control of the 
Schools." 

An informal discussion on "Problems of 
Student Teachers" was led by four student 
teachers, Jane Heaphy, Jessie Bertschi, Violet 
Gardner and Albert Annandono. A response 
forum on the topic, "Student Teachers As "We 
See Them," was presented by four students 
from the Training School. 

Various reports on this discussion series were 
made at educational meetings such as the 
American Association of School Administra- 
tors conference held in Chicago. Dean Fren 
Musselman and Dr. A. L. Heer gave the re- 
port. 

Early in March a tea was held in honor of 
the birthday anniversaries of Dr. and Mrs. 
Heer. Two $100 war bonds were purchased 
by the group and investigations were begun 
by a committee concerning the purchase of 
lounge furniture for the university atrium. 

President of Kappa Delta Pi was Virginia 
Black; Jane Heaphy, vice president; Helen 
Osborn, secretary- treasurer; Jean Barger, his- 
torian, and Dr. Heer, adviser. 



. . . HPE CLUB . . . 




ETTY BUNELL was president of the 
Health and Physical Education club during 
1943-44 with Mary Kester as vice president 
and Ruth Schmidt, secretary-treasurer. 



Mrs. Marie Apple and Karl Chesnutt served 
as faculty advisers. 

Two picnics were planned for the group 
during the school season, one held in the fall 
and the other in the spring. A supper meet- 
ing in November took the place of the annual 
banquet. Professor G. J. Altmann spoke on 
the Northeastern Ohio Teachers meeting he 
had attended. 

The second quarter meeting was held in 
the W.A.A. room with Dr. Lena English 
speaking on "Health Problems in India." A 
discussion followed the talk. 



Woman's Athletics 



WELL-ROUNDED program of ath- 
letic recreation was fostered by the Women's 
Athletic association during 1943-44. 

Year-round activities included Sharks club 
and Outdoor club. During the fall and win- 
ter seasons, the Dance club was active. 

Seasonal sports were horseshoes, volleyball, 
bowling and soccer, fall; basketball, badmin- 
ton, and pingpong, winter; and softball, arch- 
ery and tennis, spring. 

Jeanne Zeiser served as president of W.A.A. 
during the fall term but resigned in Decem- 
ber when she completed her scholastic work at 
the university. Ruth Sparhawk became presi- 
dent and served during 1944. 

Pauline Strong was vice president; Ethel 
Day, secretary; Mary Kester, treasurer; and 
Miss Bertha Whitton, adviser. 




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THE STUDENT COUNCIL 

of the Student Government Association 




President Peggy Curry 

Secretary Jane McDowell 

Treasurer Gloria Cianciola 

Vice President Meg Cook 



Senior Representatives . 
Jean Barger 
Dorothy Milligan 
Betty Bunell 
Martha Laudcrbaugh 



Sophomore Representatives . . . . 
Elaine Chamberlain 
Norma Hackundy 
Don Wargowsky 
Betty Brown 



Junior Representatives 
Martha Foresberg 
Marilou Sowash 
Ethel Day 
Alice Cox 





Freshmen Representatives , 
Dorothy Wakeman 
Mel Dettra 
Betty Coolidge 



George Inscho __ Freshmen Representative 

Mary Jane Berline Holdover 

Elizabeth Erfley Holdover 



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First quarter editor, Adelaide Snyder, smiles over a 
letter from husband. Jack Heslov. 





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Circulation manager, Irene Stearns and her staff. 



Society editor, Lillian Sokoll and Barb Colley 
Greek editor, Elizabeth Erfley; edition editor gets a little advice 
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Gloria Cianciola was chairman of this committee for the distribution of 

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Under the leadership of Dean Raymond Manchester and president Johnny WiUiamson, they 

directed the activities of the men on the campus. 



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The governing board of the largest 
womens organization on campus. 
Comprised of representatives of some 
university organizations and members 
selected by popular vote, the group 
was headed by capable Doris Yarger, 
president, and Dean Ada V. Hyatt, 
advisor. 



Women's League 



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Pharateres 



This national honorary of off -cam- 
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to discuss problems of off-campus 
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Miss Lois Deneke was president of this group of Christian 
women, presented a varied program of educational and 
social value during the year. 



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This year most of the social Ufe of the men on 
campus centered around this group of young 
men under the leadership of president, Al Simon 
and Dean Manchester and Dr. Spate. 



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Pan-Hellenic 



With two representatives of each sorority 
they ironed out the problems of inter-soror- 
ity relations. This year Beta Gamma, Alice 
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International 
Relations Club 



The importance of this organization 
has increased considerably during 
war time. Peggy Curry was at the 
helm to carry out a valuable pro- 
gram for the year. 



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Zeta Iota 



Those women in the field of 
secretarial science with a high 
point average were admitted to 
this honorary of which Miss 
Cleo Crow was adviser. 





Home 
Economics 

Miss Nona Jordon was ad- 
viser to this organization for 
majors and minors in the 
field of foods and clothing. 



Psi Lambda 
Omicron 



Emily Dolanc, Flora Miller, Jessie 
Bertchi, Dottie Milligan and Vir- 
ginia Black, discuss the problems 
of the home economist. 




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Under the leadership of former Stater Editor, Francis B. Murphy, Lambda Phi, national journ- 
alism honorary, provided professional organization for women journalists. 



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CARDINAL KEY 



A national service honorary, this year 
Cardinal Key took in more members 
than any time in its history at Kent. 
Dr. Beal was the faculty adviser and 
Doris Yarger, president. 



H. P. E. 
CLUB 



Miss Whitton and 
Mr. Altman led the 
group to know better 
ways of health thru 
physical education. 




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Phi Sigma 
XI 




Under the guidance of Dr. Sumner the honorary science fraternity carried out their years 

activities. 



Newman 
Club 




Miss Jeanne Clare Jacobs organized the union of Cathohc students on the campus and helped 
to carry out a program of spiritual and social activity. 



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Phi Alpha 
Theta 





The honorary history fraternity look over a map and points out what has happened in the past 

as an indication of what is happening in this war. 




Christian 
Foundation 



Jean McChord and Dr. John Cuber were president and adviser of this organization of young 

people of the Christian Church. 



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A CAPELLA CHOIR 



Directed by Mr. Handley they entertained many University audiences. 





W. A. A. BOARD 



This group of women directed all intra mural sports, competition between sororities and inde- 
pendent organizations. 



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ELEMENTARY EDUCATION . . 



The smiling bunch of soon-to-be-elementary-teachers worked this year with AHce Banner as 

their president. 





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Miss G. Hazel Swan surrounded by her girls, the majors in kindergarten-primary education. 



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FRENCH 
CLUB 




To further interest in reading and speaking French, the group this year was under the guidance 

of Dr. Mahan. 




CHIMU 




Marian Nicklos, Rose White, lola Bucher, and Ester Douglas give out with a bit of harmony 

while Alice Cox accompanies on the piano. 



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ALPHA PSI 
OMEGA 



Fran Fairchild, Jean Barger, Stella Greenhaum, Mary Haines and Jane Heaphey make pledges, 

Arline Riggle and Suzie Schwartz suffer. 



ART CLUB 





President Beverly Allen Melrose gives a demonstration to the members of the Art club. 



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Kappa Delta 
Pi 



Members of the college of education who have above 
a three point in the subject are invited to become 
members of this national organization. 



Newly formed to help the problems of no dormitories 
and discipline, the court had a very successful year 
under the leadership of Phil Pontius. 




Student 
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MEN'S 
INTRA-MURALS 





Preparing for more than the friendly game 
of today. 



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Miss Jaffers follows through. 




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O our campus since April, 1943 there have come hundreds of ambitious boys to study that 
they might better serve their country at war. Boys from all over this land, here to gain the 
knowledge that pieced together and used effectively will bring us victory. 

They each have a job to do, and realizing that, they worked hard, went on for more training, 
and made way for another group to follow them. 

Whether in the class room, counting cadence through the halls, or dancing with a co-ed on 
Saturday night they were as much a part of Kent as any student out of uniform. 

We salute the Army Air Corps and more specifically the 33 6th College Training Detach- 
ment here at Kent State University . . . 



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Captain Calkins, Commanding Officer 3 36th CDT. 




Captain Nash, Commanding Officer until February 1944. 



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The soldier and his lady. 



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Edna Walters and Noreen Lutz drink a toast to the 
Air Corps . . . 

While these boys smile at the pretty gal behind the 
counter at Thompsons. 




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Pvt. Frank Lenord rates plenty of attention 
from the campus beauties. 





George Yamishiro looks over the 
work of Chuck McWilliams, now 
studying Japanese at Princeton. 



WHEN KENT 
BOYS COME HOME 



The KMK's, Gamma's, and Belt's 
are back, and Marine Lt. Hein, Sea- 
man Van Aucker, and Flight Officer 
Schaube give out with their own 
brand of jive. 




The fleets in and Johnny makes this 
round on the house. 



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The voices of thirty university women are raised in song at their 
annual spring concert. 




GLEE CLUB 



KENT STATE UNIVERSITY BAND 



Combining the men and women 
bands but still under the baton of 
professor Metcalf they entertained 
at assembly and in concert. 



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A W V S hard at work 



Sodie strolls to class. 




T.K. takes his time getting to that 1 o'clock 



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Little sisters gather round the tea table 
at the first social event of the year. 




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Joy Ridgeway and Rankey Edwards consider the 
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After the Stars Come Out 




TURN our thought for a while from books, and exams, and classroom cares, to an eve- 
ning at the Deck, a dance, or the local movie. Some nights were big and important, like Top 
Hop, or Campus Night, or the Theater Formal, and required the usual mad scramble for the 
right formal that would "do something" for a sorority sister' and the fellows mad dash to pick 
up his dates corsage at Terese's ten minutes before the dance. Those were nights to remember, 
nights that will bring back happy memories for years to come. Seeing the whole gang at Karp- 
ers after twelve, and munching shoestrings before the long walk home was all part of dance 
nights. 

There were other nights too, when we were up until four or five slaving over the paper that we 
only knew about for twelve weeks in advance, or nights when we were lonesome and wished 
that we could be someplace else for just a little while, or better that the someone could be here. 
Many nights and many memories of after the stars came out .... 



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Chestnut Burr Queen 



MAY QUEEN 




I HIS was Betty Lee Winfield's first year 
at Kent, but it was an eventful one . . . High- 
lighting her career as a sophomore in the Col- 
lege of Liberal Arts was her selection as 1944 
Chestnut Burr Queen by bandleader Tommy 
Dorsey . . . This resulted in her being guest 




of honor at the Burr dance in the spring. 
Active in speech work, Betty Lee has appeared 
in the University Theatre productions, "Schu- 
bert Alley" and "Ladies in Retirement." A 
transfer from Muskingum College, she is now 
a member of Student Council and Sigma Sig- 
ma Sigma sorority. This all happened during 
her first year here ... so anything can happen 
from here on in. 



MISS KENT STATE 



NE of the greatest tributes KSU can 
pay to any one of its feminine students is to 
elect her "Miss Kent State" . . . and this was 
the tribute paid to Betty "Bunny" Bunnell . . . 
Her formal presentation was at the Top Hop, 
annual name -band dance. A senior in the col- 
lege of education, she was president of the 
HPE club, and a member of Student Council, 
"K" Book committee, and the elections com- 
mittee. Her Greek affiliation is Sigma Sigma 
Sigma sorority. Bunny completed her aca- 
demic hours in March and spent the last quar- 
ter of the year teaching. 



jury of artists and Captain William 
Ackerman choose lovely Lila Sprague to reign 
at the Campus Night festivities. In tradi- 
tional manner the identity of the queen re- 
mained secret until the actual time of presen- 
tation when her name was called. With the 
poise and charm that had made her the judges 
choice. Miss Sprague walked through the 
court of beauties to be crowned with a cornet 
of white flowers. 

The dark eyed brunette was wearing a 
crown for the second time in two years, hav- 
ing been chosen Penny Drive Queen by a 
popular election the year previous. 

A major in Elementary Education and a 
member of Beta Gamma sorority, her college 




career ended in the spring when she left school 
to later take a teaching position near her home 
in Hubbard. 



Most Popular Woman 




NOTHER way of spelling AUce Cox 
is p-e-r-s-o-n-a-l-i-t-y . . . and this pleasing 
personality is evident in everything she does 
. . . from sitting in the Brady to singing in 
the a cappella choir. A junior in the college 
of education, the Most Popular Woman of 



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1944, this year was president of Beta Gamma 
sorority and president of the junior class . . . 
She is also a member of Student Council, 




Student Court, Pan-Hellenic council, Chi 
Mu, and Kappa Delta Pi, And with all these 
activities, she even finds plenty of time for 
her fiance, Bob Myers. 



Most Popular Man 




AYBE it was the twinkle in his eye . . . 
and maybe it was his reputation for Univer- 
sity service that did the trick . . . but at any 
rate, KSU students elected him their Most 
Popular Man of 1944. Only a sophomore in 
the College of Liberal Arts, Don served this 
year as president of the sophomore class, vice 
president of Student Council, vice president 
of Men's Union, and a debater on the foren- 
sic squad. Besides this, Don always has a 
smile for everyone, even before the campaign, 
applies himself diligently to his extra-cur- 
ricular activities, and is a consistently good 
student academically. It might have been 
the twinkle, but there was a lot more to go 
with it. 



CAMPUS NIGHT 




frolic of the year. Campus Night, 
the parade with its integral rivalry of cos- 



tumes and floats. The Queen radiant behind 
her flowers as the maypole was wound and 
the Metcalf band boomed out the joy of the 
day. Then the dance, and the presentation 
of May Queen Lila Sprague and her attend- 
ants, and at intermission the sorority and 
fraternity sing on the steps of Merrill Hall. 
The crowd, which had been gathering all day, 
stood in the midst applauding not only for 




the songs but for something more, the spirit 
of Kent State going on in the face of war. 
A very real reminder of war was there, a 
group of men counting cadence in our parade, 
five hundred khaki clad men saluting the 
queen. A different kind of a Campus Night? 
Yes, but wasn't it fun? 



THEATRE FORMAL 




HRU the stage door of many a Theatre 
production to the music of Harold Nelson 
went over 200 students and their guests at- 
tending the Winter Formal of the University 
Theatre January 15. 




Staged by Mary Haines and Stella Green- 
baum, co-chairmen, the affair was second 



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only in size to the Top Hop for 1943-44 
dances. Alpha Psi Omega tapped pledges 
and the membership trophy cup was pre- 
sented to Beta Gamma sorority for the second 
consecutive year. 

TOP HOP 



University Theatre 




OCTAL event of the year was Top Hop 
night when everyone turned out to dance to 
the music of Paul Hand's orchestra. Soft 
lights, and even Wills gym assumed a new 
glamour for the evening. During intermis- 
sion Peggy Curry, President of the Student 
Government Association, presented Miss Betty 
Bunell, as Miss Kent State, while the members 
of Sigma Sigma Sigma formed a court for 
the queen. Credit for the well planned event 
went to Mary Thomas, chairman of the social 
committee, who in spite of the difficulties of 




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limited funds gave a dance that equaled any 
other year and one which all of us will long 
remember. 




lEW faces figured prominently in Uni- 
versity Theatre productions this year with 
Freshman Arlene Riggle taking the spotlight 
in Schubert Alley as the decorative and tal- 
ented ingenue in the all-female cast. 

Mary Haines and Stella Greenbaum con- 
tinued their list of stage successes as two pixi- 
lated sisters in Ladies in Retirement while 
Frances Fairchild gained notice as the deliber- 
ate murderess, Viola Cian swayed across the 
stage as the red-haired haridan and a second 




attractive love interest was introduced, Betty 
Lee Winfield. Roy Dunn, pork barrel emm- 
cee and ministerial student went dramatic as 
a wolfish renegate. 

The theatre season was brought to a hilari- 
ous close with Noel Coward's Hay Fever, 
situation comedy played with a high hand by 
the Misses Riggle, Fairchild and Haines, while 
Dave Ryan, Ed Suvanta, Bob Beckwith and 
Jim Elliott, Freshman Players president, 
proved the men were still very much in the 
running. 

Suzie Schwartz proved herself a capable 
electrician, Riggle and Ryan executed the 



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sets, Adelaide Snyder was theatre manager, 
and Director-Producer E. Turner Stump pre- 
sided over all. 



GAMMA SIGMA PHI 




IGH on a windy hill . . . This was the 
theme song of Gamma Sigma Phi, who for 
the second year maintained residence on the 
second highest spot in Portage county . . . 
Incidentally, a house redecorating job was one 
of the early fall activities . . . Not forgetting 
"its bit" for the war effort, the sorority 
bought two $100 "War bonds, worked after- 
noons in Dean Manchester's oflSce, sent maga- 
zine subscriptions to army camps, and wrote 
round robin letters to former students in the 
armed forces . . . The formal rush party had 
its traditional Russian theme ... In Novem- 
ber, the group had a banquet honoring the 
alumnae . . . The winter formal was shelved 
in favor of a War bond, but the pledge dance 
was a formal aflFair at Twin Lakes Country 
Club . . . This was also the setting for the 
annual Goldiggers Dance, when the girls en- 
tertained the lads by way of corsages and din- 
ner . . . One Friday evening, the group enter- 
ained faculty members with a bridge party . . 

Doris Yarger was president of Cardinal 
Key, women's national service honorary, and 
other Gamma Sig members included Jane 
McDowell, vice president; Martha Jean 
Lauderbaugh, Florence Riehl, Phyllis Pontius, 
Mary Thomas, and Ruth Jane Recht . . . 
Doris Yarger was also president of Women's 
League, vice president of YWCA and a mem- 
ber of Psi Chi . . . Journalistically, Jane 
McDowell was editor of the Chestnut Burr 



and Ruth Jane Recht was editor of the Kent 
Stater . . . Student Council members included 
Martha Jean Lauderbaugh and Betty Coolidge 
and Jane McDowell . . . Dorothy Humphrey 
was on the Women's League board, faculty- 
student relations committee, and Burr staflF 
. . . Pat Beacom served on the WAA board 
and is a member of Phi Sigma XI, science 
honorary . . . She is also one of the school's 
few taxidermists . . . Ginny Dodd Good was 
manager of the Radio Workshop . . . Gladys 
Willis is social chairman of the Home Ec. 
Club . . . Mary Thomas directed the Univer- 
sity's social activities as chairman of the 
social committee . . . She was also an associate 
editor of the Burr . . . Another Burr associate 
editor was Jean Lenner . . . She handled the 
treasuries for the Art club and Pan-Hellenic 
council, and was chairman of the art depart- 
ment's annual May show, coming oflF with 
first prize in water colors . . . Lenner was also 
selected as one of the University's pin-up 
girls . . . Dottie Jones worked on the Radio 
Workshop, Stater staff, and was a member of 
Phi Sigma Xi . . . Dottie Baynes is on the exe- 
cutive board of the Home Economics club . . . 
Co-chairman of the AWVS is Lorna LaWand 
. . . President of the Student Court was 
Phillis Pontius, with Ranky Edwards also 
active in the group . . . Susanne Worden, Psi 
Chi member and chairman of the Coalition 
party, left school in the spring to join the 
Marines . . . Juhe Juch was vice president of 
the sophomore class and spent many of her 
moments snapping pictures for the Chestnut 
Burr . • . Betty Offhaus is corresponding 
secretary for Pan-Hellenic council . . . Ruth 
Jane Recht is a member of Lambda Phi, 
journahsm honorary . . . Prexy for the Gamma 
Sigma was Janie McDowell; June Wagner, 
first vice president; Martha Jean Lauder- 
baugh, second vice president; Dorothy 
Humphrey, recording secretary; Nancy Al- 
len, corresponding secretary; and Jean Lenner, 
treasurer. 



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ALPHA OMEGA 





I HE WAR, and all that goes with it, was 
the reason that Alpha Omega sorority had to 
cancel their All-Greek dance this year . . . 
Instead, the new pledges were honored at a 
banquet at the Mayflower Hotel . . . Miss Mary 
Jane Klein, new adviser, was also honored at 
feast . . . And it was a Milkmaid's party for 
the formal rush party . . . The AO's took over 
the old KMK house, and after weeks of re- 
decorating, had a housewarming in November 
. . . The new housemother was introduced at 
this time . . . The group had several Sunday 
night suppers for patrons during the year . . . 
Cardinal Key members included Marguerite 
Cook, Betsey Case, Audrey Wells, Marilou 
Sowash, Mabel Eyre, Betty Osmundson, and 
Jane Galloway . . . Marguerite Cook was vice 
president of Student Council, and other 
Council members included Sue Alstott, Bar- 
bara Berkey, Martha Foresberg, Marilou 
Sowash and Betty Brown . . . Mary Kester 
was a member of the Women's League board 
. . . War Chest co-chairman, Betty Osmund- 
son, was also a member of the YWCA cabi- 
net . . . Jane Galloway served as vice president 
of the Kindergarten Primary club and was a 
member of Kappa Delti Pi ... In charge of 
the University assemblies, Marilou Sowash 
was active on the allocations committee and 
Pan-Hellenic council . . . Boots Gage was a 
member of Phi Sigma Xi, the social commit- 
tee, and Pan-Hellanic . . . Active on the stu- 
dent-faculty relations committee was Betty 
Brown . . . Along with her other activities, 
Meg Cook was president of the senior class . . . 
Marge Kieth and Ethel Oviatt were on the 
WAA board . . . President and secretary of 
Phi Sigma Xi was Audrey Wells . . . June 
Shriver was social chairman of the Home 



Economics club . . . Taking a featured role 
in the freshman play, Joan Shremp was also 
treasurer of the Music club . . . K-P president 
Betsey Case was co-chairman of the AWVS 
and secretary of the junior class . . . Elected 
as model pledge for the year. Barb Berkey was 
also treasurer of the freshman class . . . Psi Chi 
member was Mabel Eyre . . . She also helped 
engineer a successful United War Chest drive 
. . . Marty Foresberg was chairman of the 
Big Sister-Little Sister tea, and also acted on 
the Women's league board . . . Sue Alstott 
was vice prexy of the freshman class, and 
Kaye Tolt was very active as a staff reporter 
of the Kent Stater . . . Marilou Sowash headed 
the AO's this year; Dorothy Hultberg, vice 
president; Audrey Wells, recording secretary; 
Jane Galloway, corresponding secretary' and 
Jane Carroll, treasurer. 



BETA GAMMA 




CTIVITY on many fronts was one of 
the Beta Gamma characteristics this year . . . 
In the fall, the sorority won the volleyball 
cup and the University Theatre cup . . . 
Elected to class oflEces were Alice Cox, presi- 
dent of the juniors; Ethel Day, junior treas- 
urer; and Jan Harris senior secretary ... A 
"Ship-and-Shore" party was given at the 
Robin Hood to serve as the rushing event . . . 
Observing their yearly custom, sorority mem- 
bers serenaded the other houses with carols 
at Christmas ... In the spring, the BG's pulled 
up anchor on N. Depeyster street and moved 
to a new home on University drive . . . Open 
house was observed late in May . . . The soror- 
ity took the Pork Barrel cup in the sorority 
division with their skit entitled "Morale is a 



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lot of little things" . . . Alice Cox was elected 
Most Popular Woman, and was presented at 
the Popularity Ball, with her sorority sisters 
making up the court . . . The group was 
honored at a dinner at the home of one of the 
patrons . . . The annual pledge dance was re- 
placed with a dinner at Kaase's in Akron . . . 
Student Council members included Ethel Day, 
Alice Cox, Gloria Cianciolo, and Norma 
Hakundy . , . Esme Jones won both the ping 
pong and badminton Cups ... In the list of 
Alice Cox activities was prexy of Pan-Hell, 
Chi Mu treasurer. Student Court, and Kappa 
Delta Pi . . . Ethel Day served this year as 
WAA treasurer . . . and Edith Korte was on 
the board of the organization . . . Members 
of Phi Sigma Xi, science honorary, included 
Arline Hakundy, Lee Marra, and Mamie 
Cavoulas . . . Gloria Cionciolo had the job of 
chairman of the allocations committee . . . 
Alice Cox was the Beta Gam prexy this year; 
Mary Nelson, vice president; Lois Tedrick, 
secretary; and Ethel Day, treasurer. 



SIGMA SIGMA SIGMA 





ITH Penny boxes in their hands much 



of the time, Sigma Sigma Sigma sorority 
members contributed more than any other 
campus organization to Dean Manchester's 
fund to send the Kent Stater to former stu- 
dents now in the armed forces . . . Mrs. Lyman 
Mossison, national alumnae representative, 
spent three days in Kent, with a tea and din- 
ner in her honor . . . The group donated a 
Thanksgiving basket to a needy family and 
observed "cokeless" Tuesday to buy war 
stamps . . . The formal dance, honoring new 
pledges, was held at Twin Lakes Country 
Club, with Christmas as the decoration theme 



. . . The annual Founder's Day banquet was 
held this year at Christ Church Episcopal, 
with Barb CoUey as chairman . . . The bowl- 
ing cup went to the Tri-Sigs this year . . . 
Doris Deifenbach composed a new sorority 
sweetheart song ... A night club theme was 
used for the formal rush party . . . The soror- 
ity house was the setting for wedding recep- 
tions of Jeanne Smith McCord and Audrey 
Heckman Patrick . . . Betty Bunnell was se- 
lected as Miss Kent State and was formally 
presented at the Top Hop . . . Betty Lee Win- 
field was Tommy Dorsey's choice as the Chest- 
nut Burr queen . . . She also starred in Uni- 
versity Theatre productions . . . Student 
Council members included Elaine Chamber- 
lain, Betty Bunnell, Dorothy Milligan, Barb 
McDowell, Betty Lee Winfield, and Mary 
Jane Lynch . . . Busy as edition editor of the 
Kent Stater, Jane Selzer was also elected to 
Lambda Phi, journalism honorary . . . Elvie 
Fish was another Lambda Phi member . . . 
Dorothy Milligan wore a Cardinal Key and 
was a member of Psi Lambda Omicron . . . 
She also held the purse strings for the senior 
class . . . President of the HPE club was Betty 
Bunnell, and secretary of the sophomore class 
was Gladys Ulch . . . Barb Colley and Helen 
Morgan were on the AWVS board . . . Colley 
wrote the Greek column for the Stater, and 
Caroline Matheny served as circulation man- 
ager for the publication . . . Mary Jane Lynch 
is president of the Tri-Sigs; Marion Homan, 
vice president; Elaine Chamberlain, treasurer; 
Gladys Ulch, corresponding secretary; and 
Helen Morgan, recording secretary. 

Theta Sigma Upsilon 




HE phrase was "Up and coming" for 
Theta Sigma Upsilon this year ... As KSU's 



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largest national educational sorority, the Theta 
Sigs celebrated their eighteenth birthday on 
campus ... A candlelight Christmas banquet 
was one of the year's highlights . . . On the 
fun side was a "come as a song" party given 
for the actives by the pledges . . . The new 
actives were honored at a dinner in Akron 
. . . On the athletic side, the Theta Sigs put 
enough balls through the basket to take the 
basketball cup . . . Mary Jane TreflFert Ber- 
line was selected as Terese Green queen, and 
was active in Cardinal Key, Student Council, 
and was head of the lounge committee . . . 
Jean Barger was treasurer of the service 
honorary, with Jane Heaphey and Catherine 
Lewis also on the roster . . . Catherine Lewis 
was prexy of Phi Sigma Xi, science honorary 
. . . Jean Barger was vice president of Alpha 
Psi Omega, historian of Kappa Delta Pi, co- 
chairman of the United War Chest drive, and 
was a student Council member . . . Jean and 
Vi Gardner were two of the University's pin- 
up girls . . . Jane Heaphey was president of 
Phi Alpha Theta, vice president of Kappa 
Delta Pi, and a member of Alpha Psi Omega 
. . . President of Phrateres this year was Alice 




Henderson, with Zelma Kiley actmg as treas- 
urer . . . Jean Barger, Virginia Essig, Jane 
Heaphey, and Eileen Pletcher appeared in the 
University Theatre production "Schubert 
Alley" . . . Leaving KSU to join the WAVES 
was Jean O'Donnell . . . Kemp Banfield and 
Isabel Lanterman served on the WAA board 
. . . Banfield, Lanterman, and Bea Mayer took 
a train to New York, by way of Philadelphia 
and "Washington, to install a new Theta chap- 
ter .. . Head of the sorority this year was 
Mary Jane Berline; Bea Mayer, vice president; 



Ruth Smith, recording secretary; Elsiemae 
Gomebrt, corresponding secretary; and Kemp 
Banfield, treasurer. 

PI KAPPA SIGMA 





KAPPA SIGMA found a place to call 
home this year . . . the new house is located on 
South Lincoln street, and was formally pre- 
sented at the Round Robin tea in October . . . 
"Stage Door Canteen" was the theme of the 
sorority's formal rush party, held propitiously 
enough at the Kent USO . . . Scholarship was 
the bright start in the Pi Kaps horizon this 
year . . . Copping the Pan-Hellenic Scholarship 
cup for the second consecutive year, the 
group also won the National Chapter Scholar- 
ship cup . . . Joanne Limber was awarded the 
National Scholarship ring . . . The sorority 
was honored with a three-day visit by the 
Grand National president, Mrs. C. P. Neidig 
. . . and it was three days of "their best foot 
forward" . . . Dr. Frances Harshbarger was 
welcomed as the new adviser of the Pi Kaps 
. . . November 17 found the sorority cele- 
brating Founder's Day, with a banquet at 
the home of an alumnae in Cuyahoga Falls 
. . . Social events for the year included bowl- 
ing parties, dinners, and informal get-to- 
gethers . . . Ann Hogan served as treasurer for 
the Kindergarten-Primary club . . . Elsie Stal- 
zer was kept on the move with Pan-Hellenic 
council, Women's League, Phi Sigma Xi, 
Cardinal Key, and co-chairman of Pork Bar- 
rel .. . Joanne Limber was secretary-treasurer 
of the French club . . . Band librarian, and 
Zeta Iota were two of the activities of Betty 
Jeanne Rhodes . . . Carol Chamberlain was 
another Pi Kap wearing a Cardinal Key . . . 
Elsie Stalzer is president of the Pi Kaps; Ann 
Hogan, vice president; Miriam Cramer, secre- 
tary; and Betty Jeanne Rhoades, treasurer. 



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QUEENS 



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THE 1944 CHESTNUT BURR 

PROUDLY PRESENTS 

BURR BEAUTY 
Miss Betty Lee Winfield 

Sigma Sigma Sigma 

SELECTED BY TOMMY DORSEY 




Band leader Dorsey presents Miss Suzanne Worden of the Burr staff with a sealed envelope 

containing the name of his selection, Miss Winfield. 



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MISS BETTY BIJNELL 



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MISS KENT STATE 



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MAY QUEEN 




Second Attendant, Miss Hope Byrne 

Gamma Sigma Phi 




st Attendant, Miss Florence Riehl 

Gain III It Sigma Phi 



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MOST POPULAR WOMAN 
Alice Cox 

Beta Gain ma 



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MOST POPULAR MAN 
Don Wargowsky 




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CAMPUS NIGHT 

The Queen smiles from her throne . . . the parade of beauty . . . the spirit of '76 carries the 
Gammas through to first place in fraternity competition. 



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THEATER FORMAL 




Alpha Psi Omega pledges receive 
congratulations . . . the army and 
their ladies sit one out. 




Dance chairman, Mary Haines, adjusts Davy Ryan's tie . . . the band played on 

Greenbaum happy because the fleet is in. 



Stella 




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TOP 



"This is a lovely way to spend an evening" 

Jane agree. 



Don and 





Paul Hand exhibits another talent. 



Florence Riehl and Don Wilcott in a dreamy mood. 



Paul Hand hits a new high . . . campus biggies gather between dances. 




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HOP 





Music hath charm. 



Peggy Curry introduces Miss Kent State 




"The name again please"? 
Music makers . . . when old friends meet. 




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Francis Fairchild and Roy Dunn in a tense moment. 




Another scene from "Ladies in Retire- 
ment." 



The retired sisters have a chat . . . freshman players rehearse. 




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THEATER 



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A dramatic moment from "Ladies in Retirement." 



Haines and Greenbaum as the men- 
tally disabled sisters. 



The cast of "Hay Fever" run through their paces. 




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Scrapbooks . . . first aid for roommate . . . the party was a huge success. 



Jean Thorp 
Martha Long 
Nancy Beir 
Eloise Toops 
Jane Carrol 



Ruth Ann Alstott 
Ethel Oviatt 
Vlary Kester 
Mary Lou Sowash 
Sarah Nichols 



Marguerite McLaughlin Enola McDaniel 

Ruth Schmidt Betty Osmundson 

Audrey Wells Joan Shremp 

Barbara Bcrkey Dorothy Hultberg 

Lois Piper Mabel Eyre 



Mary Myser 
V^ivian Gage 
June Shriver 
Martha Forsberg 
Ruth Erricson 



Dorothy LeRoy 
Freddie Bruncr 
Kathryn Tolt 
Jane Galloway 
Betsey Case 



ALPHA OMEGA 





June Wagner Dorothy Humphrey Betty Offhause 

Betty Collldgc Patricia Beacom 

Thclma Gick Patricia Wagoner 

Ethlyn Scott Doris Yargcr 



Peggy Calhoun 


Florence Riehl 


Almarie Edwards 


Suzanna Worden 


Evelyn Long 


Dorothy Bancs 


Jane McDowell 


Mary Thomas 




Ruth Recht 


Jane Gifford 


Phyllis Pontius 


Dorothy Jones 


Nancy Allen 




Martha Lauderbaugh 


Virginia Good 


Betty Girvin 


Lorna La Wand 


Julie Juch 




Gladys Willis 


Jean Lcnncr 




GAMMA SIGMA PHI 




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Glamour girls . . . the life of a pledge . . . conversation around the tea table. 



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Emily Vincent 
Ann Willgohs 
Margaret Baker 
Jean Oak. 



Jean Dilgard 
Clara Young 
Ruth Davis 
Twvlah Book 



Mary Lou Astrup June Nicodemus Gloria Cianciola Virginia Raymount Marian Anderson Lois Tedrick 

Janet Harris Ethel Day Alice Best Norma Hakundy Edra June Feicht Doris Gray 

Pauline Strong Harriet Shobert Lois Klitz Eileen Warren Isabelle McCue Edith Korte 

Mary Nelson Esme Jones Mamie Cavoulas Peggy Voight Priscilla Jefts Arlinc Hakundy 




BETA GAMMA 




Preparing for the big evening . . . what happened to Little Abner? . . . bull-session. 



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Dance night . . . fireside chat . . . it's that man again. 




SIGMA SIGMA SIGMA 



Marjoric Ingham Barbara Stone Phyllis Pirl Eleanor Shofar Gladys Ulch Betty McCallian Shirley Leuenbcrgcr Marian Dilts 

Betty Lee >X'infield Dorothy MilUgan Elaine Eversole Elaine Chamberlin Barbara Colley Betiy Bunell Jane Selzer Dixie Grundy 

Caroline Matheny Mary Jane Lynch Barbara McDowell Jean McCord Mercedes Sanshez Izeta Alberry Helen Morgan Alice Hudson 

Betty Kublcek Marion Homan Jean Guiss Barbara Hole Elvina Fish Doris Deifenbach Dorothy McMulIen 





The domestic touch . . . good night, see you tomorrow ... it must be long-distance. 



Joan Limber 
Miriam Cramer 




PI KAPPA SIGMA 



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Elsie Stalzcr 
Phyllis Read 
Peggy Cooper 



Beryl Knox 
Patricia Read 
Betty Jane Rhoads 



Arlcne Sterling 
Ann Hogan 
Joan Halpin 



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Edith Galloway 


Jane Quiniby 


Charlotte Will 


ams 


Alice Henderson 


Virginia Essig 


Doris McCartney 


Verna Buelow 


Mildred Everett 


Zelma Riley 


Mary Jane Ber 


ine 


Marian Granquist 


Eva Jane McCreary 


Dorothy Zdara 


Lois Featheringham 


Sally Smith 


Helen Carlson 


Ruth Smith 




Doris Pepper 


Jean Cannon 


Jean Glaze 


Eileen Plctchcr 


Isabelle Lantcrman 


Virginia Goldie 


Julia Steiner 




Kathryn Shumakcr 


Vivian Cian 


Bea Mayer 


Genevieve Goodwin 


Myrtle Richards 


Violet Gardner 


Grace Batzli 




Kemp Banfield 


Madeline Woodhouse 


Patricia Springer 


Mary Stanley 



THETA SIGMA UPSILON 



These early morning hours . . . doing their bit for morale . . . reminiscing. 





From the hilltop Alma Mater gazing on her portals wide 
Sees the coming generations, as they throng to seek her side. 
Seek her side to win her blessing, throng her gates to hear her name. 
Leave her gates to sing her praise; go afar to spread her fame. 



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CONGRATULATIONS 

TO THE STAFF OF THE 1943 CHESTNUT BURR 
Arthur Durivage, Editor 
Joseph Marg, Business Manager 



The first book in the history of 
Kent State University to achieve 

All American Award 

IN THE 
NATIONAL COLLEGIATE PRESS CRITICAL SURVEY 



The University is proud, the lO^A staff, inspired by your splen- 
did work, again to all of you our heartiest congratulations. 



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The Chestnut Burr extends its gratitude to the following people 

Mr. Gordon Brightman 

of the Jahn & Oilier Engraving Co. 

Mr. Lyle Tanner 

of the Judson Printing Company 

Mr. Fred Vlach 

of Forest City Bookbinding Company 

Mr. F. B. Marbut 

head of the School of Journalism 

Each have helped to make this book possible, and we thank 
them all for their contribution. 

The Staff of 
the 1944 Chestnut Burr 



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TRADITIONS AT KENT 

2uee*ti 

by Kent State University 

^lcuue^6. and Q^U 

by Terese Green 



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Akerman, Dorothy Frances, 51 Washington Ave., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Aker, Wallace. Box 215, Alantua. O. 

Akeroyd, Shirley Jean, Lakewood; 208 E. Williams St. 

Albu, Anita Olgo, 1.U0 Ray Place, N. W., Canton, O. 

Alert, Alice Anne, Cleveland; 237 E. Williams St. 

Alexander, Virginia Lu, Akron; 141 Columbus St. 

Allbery. Izetta Lee, 2553 First St.. Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Allen. Marlyn Jeanne, Canton; 202 S. Lincoln St. 

Allen, Nancy Jane, 216 University Drive, Kent, O. 

Alstott, Norma Sue, 1768 Ninth St., Cuyahoga Falls. O. 

Alstott. Ruth Ann, 1768 Ninth St.. Cuyahoga Falls. O. 

Altmann. Ruth Cecelia. 317 E. College St.. Kent, O. 

Amond. Ardath Lucille, 520 S. Lincoln St.. Kent. O. 

Amond. Chester Dean, 520 S. Lincoln St.. Kent, O. 

Anderson. Aileen Frances, Ravenna; 230 S. Lincoln St. 

Anderson. JIarian Jane. Euclid; 121 N. DePeyster St. 

Annandono, Albert Michael, Cleveland; 435 E. Summit St. 

Antonuk, Olga Anne, 3073 Medina Road, Akron, O. 

Applebny. Gertrude Vaughn, N. Laurance ; 202 E. College St. 

Adtrup. Mary Lou, Akron; 452 Crain Ave. 

Auerbach, Eileen Thelma, Steubenville ; 543 Vine St. 

Azary, Rose, Painesville; 537 S. DePeyster St. 

Babits, Anna R., Elyria; 115 University Drive. 

Bader, William Francis, N. Canton; 425 E. Summit St. 

Baker, Margaret Amelia, Ravenna; 210 College Ave. 

Baker, Violet Sarah. Barbarton; 116 S. Willow St. 

Bamberger, Catherine Louise. Canton; 202 S. Lincoln St. 

Banfield, M. Kemp. Toronto; 224 E. College St. 

Barber, Irene, Cleveland; 531 E. Main St. 

Barger, Jean. Dayton; 125 University Drive. 

Barich. Verna E.. 233 E. Oak St., Kent, O. 

Barker. Gene. New Philadelphia. O. ; 213 S. Williow St. 

Barton. Helen Fitzgerald, Ravenna; 548 E. Summit St, 

Barzan, Marie Louise, Piney Fork; 236 E. Williams St. 

Batzli, Grace Lela, Salem; 207 University Drive. 

Bauer, Jack Christie, 2930 Ivanhoe Rd., Silver Lake, O. 

Baughman, Isabel Louise, 1747 Fourth St.. Cuyahoga Falls. O. 

Baumberger. Doris Lee, 311 E. Summit St., Kent, (). 

Bayer. Priscilla White. 421 W. Grant St., Kent, O. 

Baynes. Dorothy Luella. Akron ; 516 E. Summit St. 

Beach. Charmian Kathryn, Detroit; 314 S. Lincoln St. 

Beachy, James Jay, Wooster; 325 E. Summit St. 

Beacom, Patricia Jane, Randolph ; 548 E. Summit St. 

Beardsley. Hortense. 736 Lafayette Ave.. Ravenna. O. 

Beck, Lillie Bell. Avon Lake; 548 S. Lincoln St. 

Beckwith. Rol)ert Earl. 1600 Fairchild Ave., Kent, O. 

Beduhn. Marietta. Shaker Heights; 207 University Drive. 

Begg, Betty, Parma; 805 E. Main St. 

Beier. Nancy Jane, Akron; 311 N. Lincoln St. 

Beight. Paul Frederick. Petersburg; 607 E. Main St. 

Bell, Marjorie Joan. Akron; 133 N. Lincoln St. 

Bendel, Warren Lee. 811 Cleveland Road, I^avenna. O. 

Benson. Geraldine. 230 S. Lincoln St., Kent. O. 

Berkey. Barbara Marie. Canton; 316 N. Lincoln St. 

Berndt. June Ruth, Cleveland; 419 E. College St. 

Berry, Janet Margaret, Sebring; 420 E. Main St. 

Bertschi. Jessie Ruth. Mogadore; 202 S. Lincoln St. 

Best, Alice Naomi, Canton; 316 N. Lincoln St. 

Betts, Leona Ruth, Romulus; 111 Sherman St. 

Bientz, Eleanore Jean, Darrowville, O. 

Bishop, Mary Jane, I-eavittsburg; 134 L^^niversity Drive. 

Bittinger, June Kathleen. Akron; 517 E, Main St. 

Bixler, Ruth Irene, Louisville; 210 S. Willow St. 

B jorson, Jean Hanna, Youngstown ; 123 Sharman St. 

Black, Virginia Marguerite, Ravenna ; 202 S. Lincoln St. 

Blake. Esther Amelia. Ashtabula; 608 Fairchild St. 

Board, Ruth Naoma. Akron, 302 L'niversity Drive. 

Bobby, M. Florence, Strnthers; Kent-Ravenna Road. 

Bobner, Junerose Ann, Garretsville ; 122 S. Willow St. 

Boda, Jolin, Lorain: 532 S. Lincoln St. 

Boesger, Geraldine I^illian. N. Olmsted; 127 Sherman St. 

Boli. Alice Maria. Canton; 210 S. Williow St. 

Book. Twylah Marion, Barberton; 135 N. DePeyster. 

Bordoski, Dorothy, Youngstown; 300 Main St. 

Borsenberger, Anne Conley. Waynesburg; 206 E. College St. 

Borsenberger. Nancy Mary, Waynesburg; 206 E. College St. 

Bosma, Elizabeth, Garretsville; 514 Earl Ave. 

Bosma, Grace, Garretsville; Kent — Ravenna Road 

Bottoms, Cora Lou, Leonardsville; 319 High St. 

Boucek, Carolyn, Macedonia; 206 University Drive. 

Boughton, Bette Jean, Canton; 300 E. Main St. 

Bower, Eleanor, Creston ; 420 E. Main St. 

Boyer, Patricia Jean, Akron; 603 E. Main St. 

Boyle, Cora Gene, Alliance; 539 E. Summit St. 

Brickley. Carol lone, Tallmadge (Box 43). Me. 

Brigeman. Fred William Jr.. Coplev; 414 Summit St. 

Brillhart, Gladys Pauline. 1636 25th St.. Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Brock, Jeanette Beatrice. Cleveland; 129 University Drive. 

Broemsen, Betty Irene. Canton; 424 College St. 

Bronson. Kathleen. Stow; R. D. No. 3, Kent. O. 

Brooks, I. Loder, 93 Melrose St., Rochester, N. Y. 

Brooks, Kathleen Mae, Sebring; 207 University Drive. 

Broscoe, Dolores Olive, Youngstown; 315 S. Williow St. 

Brown, Betty Katherine. Cleveland; 306 College St. 

Brown, Josephine Edna, Middletield; 320 E. Erie St. 

Brown, Martha Anna, Euclid; 258 Columbus St. 

Brown, Paul Fowler, .554 E. Lincoln St., Kent, O. 

Brown, Pete D., 740 W. Main St., Kent, O. 

Brumbaugh. Elmer Isaax, 726 E. Spruce. St., Ravenna. O. 

Brumter. Elizabeth Virginia. Wooster; 326 N. Willow St. 

Bruner, Fredricka Louise, Fremont; 201 Wilson St. 

Buelow, Verna Marie, Cleveland; 224 E. College St. 

Bunell, Betty Virginia, Shaker Heights; 419 E. College St. 

Burris, Rosemond June, Canton; 202 S. Lincoln St. 

Burton, Donald. Bellevue; 417 E. College St. 

Burson, Donald, Maitland, 317 E. College St.. Kent, O. 

Bush, Margaret Louise, Cleveland; 213 S. Willow St. 

Bush, William L., Canfield; 128 Sherman St. 

Bushman. Eileen Louise. Akron; 414 E. ^Main St. 



Calhoun. Marguerite Jane, Canton; 323 E. College St. 

Campy, Betty Jane, Cleveland; 210 College Ave. 

Canner, Frances Louise, 247 Broadway, Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Carano, Hilda, Campbell; 420 E. Main St. 

Carder, Marjorie Shirley, Marion; 529 Rockwell St. 

Carlson, Betty Jean, Akron; 122 S. Willow St. 

Carlson, Helen Mary, Cleveland; 224 E. College Ave. 

Carroll, Jane Isabel, Youngstown; 132 S. Lincoln St. 

Carson, Charlotte Celeste, Steubenville; 317 E. College Ave. 

Cartwright, Frank Thomas. Sebring; 414 E. Summit St. 

Case. Betsey Ann, Buffalo; 805 E. Main St. 

Cavoulas. ^lamie, Aliquippa, Pa.; 123 Sherman St. 

Cerin. Pauline Josephine, Cleveland; 615 E. Main St. 

Chalmers, Thomas William, Canton; 557 S. Lincoln St. 

Chamberlain. Carol Getrude. 2396 Sixth St., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Chamberlin. Elaine Edel, Cleveland Heights; Tri Sig House. 

Charles. Verne Elizabeth. Youngstown; 615 E. Main St. 

Chiles, Robert Eugene. Columbus Grove; 922 Crain Ave. 

Christman, Ruth Carol, Elyria; 223 University Drive. 

Cian, Viola Lucille, Canton; 201 Crain Ave. 

Cianciolo, Gloria Ann, Youngstown; 127 Sherman St. 

Clark, Frank C. Cuyahoga Falls; 216 University Drive. 

Clayton, Mary Ann, R. D. No. 3, Ravenna, O. 

Clemente, Joseph Lawrence, Niles; 403 E. Summit St. 

Cole, Eleanore Marie, Wadsworth; 210 College St. 

Colley, Barbara Elaine, 302 Woodard Ave., Kent, O. 

Collins. Jack, 958 W. Main St., Kent, O. 

Compo, Gloria Frances, Cleveland Heights; 202 College Ave. 

Conklin, Doris Mae, Newton Falls; 141 Columbus Ave. 

Conroy, Cecilia Elizabeth, 730 Gage St.. Akron. O. 

Cook, Beverly Barnes. 428 Madison St.. Ravenna. O. 

Cook, Eleanor Elizabeth, Medina; 314 S. Lincoln St. 

Cook, Marguerite Eileen, 527 N. Willow St. 

Cook, Marguerite (Mrs.). Cleveland. 

Coolidge. Betty Jane, 318 E. Main St. 

Cooper, Jack Loring, 2840 Andrena St., Cuwahoga Falls, O. 

Courtney, Welby Gillette, Cleveland; 922 Crain Ave. 

Cowle. Charlotte Maud, Painesville; 615 E. Main St. 

Cox, Alice Emily, Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Cox, Emogene, Warren; 531 E. Main St. 

Crabbe, Marjorie Mary, 1017 Bloomfield. Akron, 

Cramer, Margaret Katherine, Cuyahoga Falls; 202 S. Lincoln St. 

(I^roakman, Monetta Ameora, Cleveland; 132 S. Lincoln St. 

Croop, Martha Lee, Minerva; 452 Crain Ave. 

Crosbie, Merle Ruth, Louisville; 206 L'niversity Drive. 

Crown, Arline Roberta, Brooklyn, N. Y.; 213 S. Willow St. 

Curry, Margaret Juliann, 1605 Preston, Akron, O. 

Czuha, Michael, 467 Loomis St., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Daetwyler, Peggy Jo, Cuyahoga Falls; 202 N, Lincoln St. 
Daniels, Harry W., 2111 15th St., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 
Danner, Maxine Annabelle, Canton; 206 L'niversity Orive. 
Danze, Samuel, Mingo Junction; 302 E. Summit St. 
Darst, Marian Jane, Canton; 131 N. Lincoln St. 
Davis, Arthur Franklin, Mogadore; 328 E. Main St. 
Davis, Jean Louise, Warren; 308 University Drive. 
Davis, Matilda Margaret, R. D. No. 4, Box 70, Kent, O. 
Davis, Ruth, Steubenville; 308 L'niversity Drive 
Day Ethel Marie, Ravenna; 135 N. DePeyster St. 
Degutis, Madalen Mary, Alliance ; 123 Sherman St. 
Deneke, Lois Marie, Smithville; 309 S. Willow St. 
Deptula. Virginia Lillian, Lorain; 516 E. Summit St. 
Dettra, Melvin, Akron; 607 E. Main St. 
De Weese, James Arville, 515 E. Main St., Kent, O. 
Dick, Hay ward, Youngstown; 607 E. Main St. 
Diefenbach, Doris ifae, Brecksville; 603 E. Main St. 
Dietz. Elmer Carl, 182 E. Kent Rd., Stow, Kent, O. 
Delgard, Jean Elizabeth. Wooster; 121 N. DePeyster St. 
Delts, Marion Suzanne, Cleveland; 127 Sherman St. 
DiMinno. Eleanor. Canton; 424 College Ave. 
DiVencenzo, Mary Ellen, Grafton; 132 Linden Rd. 
Dixon, Marie Cecile. Box 463, Kent, O. 
Dodds, Paul Rider, Mogadore, O. 
Dolenc, Emily Anne, Cleveland; 309 S. Willow St. 
Douglas, George Augustus, Everett, O. 
Douglass, Esther Louise, 1011 Vine St., Kent, O. 
Dunn, Roy Si., Clinton ; 435 Summit St. 
Durst, Jack Rowland, 192 Williamson Rd.. Stow, 0. 
Dussel, Richard Wayne, 214 Crain Ave., Kent, O. 
Duzy, Robert Harold, Struthers; 118 Sherman St. 

Eberly, Esther Mae, Orville; 209 S. Willow St. 
Edwards, Almerie August, Lorain; 548 E. Summit St. 
Edwards, Anna Louise, Massillon; 207 University Drive. 
Elliott, Clare Wayne, Cortland; 922 Crain Ave. 
Ellis, Margaret Ellen, Peninsula; 314 S. Lincoln St. 
Emery, Betty Jane, 2133 Silver Lake Blvd., Silver Lake, O. 
Erfley, Elizabeth Anne, Ravenna; 206 L'niversity Drive, 
Ericson, Ruth Velma, (Cincinnati; 132 S. Lincoln St. 
Espenschied, Lois E., Hartville, O. ; 805 E. Main St. 
Essig, Virginia Mae, Canton; 132 Linden Rd. 
Evans, Eleanor Jane, 430 W. Main St., Kent, O. 
Everett, Mildred Edith, Gnadenhutten ; 210 S. Willow St. 
Eversole, Ruth Elaine. Akron; 201 Crain Ave. 
Eyre, Mabel Irene, Akron; 222 L^niversity Drive. 

Fairchild, Frances Irene, S. Willow Extension, Kent, O. 

Farmer, Zada Arlene, Lestonia; 218 E. Oak St. 

Farrell, Mary Lou. Lisbon ; 141 Columbus St. 

Farres, Elizabeth Ann, Canton; 316 N. Lincoln St. 

Farres, George, Canton; 336 High St. 

Featheringham, Lois Mae, Parma; 213 S. Willow St. 

Fehndrich, Fern. Millersburg; 420 E. Main St. 

Feicht, Edra June, Salem; 805 E. Main St. 

Feller, Betty Louise, Middlebranch ; 121 University Drive, 

Fenko, Edward Andrew, Cleveland; 336 High St. 

Ferguson. Frank Daniel, 208 E. Maple St., N. Canton. O. 

Fiedler, Betty Gene. 746 Grove Ave., Kent, O, 

Fish, Elvina Rae. Massillon; 505 E. Main St. 

Fisher, Sarah Jane, Canton; 202 S. Lincoln St. 

Flegel. Betty Mae, Mansfield; 213 S. Willow St. 



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Fluke, Alice Miller, Carrollton; 123 Sherman St. 
Foglesong, Thomas Neal, 1824 15th St., Cuyahoga Falls, 0. 
Fornshell. Georgia Ann, 629 E. Main St., Kent, O. 
Forsgerg, Martha Elizabeth, Canton; 132 S. Lincoln St. 
Fouse. Betty Jean, Newell, W. Va.; 124 N. Lincoln St. 
Foust, Margaret Jane, 105 S. Mantua St., Kent, O. 
Franck, Frederick Mack, 231 S. Willow St.. Kent, O. 
Frashure, Edith Ann, Masury; 202 N. Lincoln St. 
Fredericson, Claire, Cleveland; 237 E. Williams St. 
Frederking, Esther Victoria, Cleveland; 409 S. Water St. 
Freland, Doris Eleanor, Beaver; 512 Crain Ave. 
Frell, Carmela Calabria. Warren; 131 N. Lincoln St. 
Friedland. Marshall B., Barberton; 215 S. DePeyster St. 
Frye, Carolyn Mae. Perry; 319 E. Summit St. 

Gage, Vivian Estelle, Rockey River; 531 E. Main St. 

Galay, Catherine, Malvern; 111 Sherman St. 

Galizio, Helen Lucille, 561 Talbot St., Akron, O. 

Gallawoy, Edith Mae. Warren; 213 S. Willow St. 

Galloway, Ruth Jane, 132 S. Lincoln St. 

Galpert, Nathan Isadore, Canton; 302 S. Mantua St. 

Gamble, Marjorie Jane, Canton; 416 E. College Ave. 

Gerdner, Violet Julia Janko, 631 Fernwood Dr.. Akron, O. 

Garrett, Reycine, Cleveland; 223 E. Summit St. 

Geckler, Myrtle Grace, Zoar; 125 University Drive. 

German, Beatrice Virginia, Canton; 202 S. Lincoln St. . 

Gick, Thelma Ellen, Cleveland; 548 E. Summit St. 

Gifford, Jane LeRue, 134 Forest Drive. Kent, O. 

Gilcrest, Dorothy Anne, Irondale; 315 S. Willow St. 

Gilcrest, Jean Ann, 1001 W. Main St., Kent, O. 

Gilcrest, Margery Nell. Irondale; 315 S. Willow St. 

Gilcrest, Miriam, Hartville; 262 Columbus St. 

Gilmore, Jeanne Evelyn, Canton ; 214 Highland Ave. 

Girvin, Betty Marie, Dayton; 516 E. Summit St. 

Gisinger. Wanda Mae, 549 Tallmade Rd., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Glass. Miriam Elliott, Akron; 132 S. Lincoln St. 

Glazo, Jeanne Louise. Copley; 1003 Crain Ave. 

Goldie, Virginia Nancy, Akron; 512 Crain Ave. 

Gorabert, Elsiemae, 425 College Ave. 

Good, H. Virginia Dood, Arlington, Va. ; 548 E. Summit St. 

Goodwin. Genevieve Ann, Dover; 223 E. Summit St. 

Goretti. John Charles. 226 Cherry St., Kent. O. 

Gosnell. Alberta Lois, Girard; 2:10 S. Willow St. 

Grable, Gretchen Marie, Shaker Heights; 132 S. Lincoln St. 

Graff. Barbara Susan, Akron; 210 E. Summit St. 

Granquist, Marian Afiine, Cleveland ; 517 E. Main St. 

Grant, Carole, Fulton; 147 Crain Ave. 

Gray, Doris Irene. Ravenna; 135 N. DePeyster St. 

Green, Dorothy Marie, Orwell; 123 Sherman St. 

Greenbaum, Stella Ruth, Barberton; 531 E. Main St. 

Greene, Barbaia I., Kingsville; 141 Columbus St. 

Grigg, M. Marilyn, Dearborn, Mich., 262 Columbus St. 

Grove, Velma Gay Summer, 134 E. Summit St.. Kent, O. 

Grundy, Dixie Jean, 565 Kent Rd., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Grundy. Robert Alan, 565 Kent Rd., Cuyahoga Falls. O. 

Guht, Carol Kay, Canton; 202 N. Lincoln St. 

Guise, Emogene, R. D. No. 3, Kent, O. 

Guiss, Jean E., Hichsville; 419 E. College Ave. 

Habinc, Emily Vertha, Cleveland; 517 E. Main St. 

Hafer, Regina Rose, Alliance; 426 E. Main St. 

Haines, Mary Elizabeth, Canton; 202 N. Lincoln St. 

Hakundy, Arline Johanna, Ashtabula; 135 N. DePeyster St. 

Hakundy, Norma M., Ashtabula; 121 N. DePeyster St. 

Haley. Frances A., Creston; 210 S. Willow St. 

Hall, Mary Anna, Kitts Hill; 201 N. Willo wSt. 

Haluska, Beth Mary, Vurton; 202 S. Lincoln St. 

Haney, Marj' Branch, Box 97, Tallmadge, O. 

Hannan. Zie Louise, R. D. No. 1, Kent, O. 

Harenski, Doris Mae, Independence; 424 College St. 

Harmon, Dorothy Ann, Canton; 111 Sherman St. 

Harris, Janet Elizabeth, 620 Crain Ave., Kent, O. 

Haught, Thelma Levernah, 333 Reigonia Drive, Akron, O. 

Hawk, Dale Lester, Akron; 215 N. Willow St. 

Hawk, John Francis, Strausburg; 336 High St. 

Hawley, Hazel Elizabeth. Euclid; 125 L^niversity Drive. 

Heaphey. Mary Jane, Brillient; 125 LTni varsity Drive. 

Heck. Lucille Beth, Palestine; 315 N. Lincoln St. 

Heckman, Audrey Lillian, Lakewood; 603 E. Main St. 

Helma, Maria Irmgard, Uniontown; 210 Highland Ave. 

Hemphill, Robert Jr., Barberton; 219 N. Lincoln St. 

Hensel, Irma Louise, Madison; 237 E. Williams St. 

Hervert, Ada Lee, 882 Ashland St.. Akron, O. 

Hewitt, Mariac Eldera, 1762 N. Taylor Ave., Cleveland; (no Kt. ad.) 

Hickmand. Eileen Mae. 231 Pratt St. 

Hildebrand, Elimore E., Lisbon; 141 Columbus St. 

Hill, Jean Alice, Cleveland; 325 LTniversity Drive. 

Hindley, Frances Joan, Willard; 314 S. Lincoln St. 

Hobensack, John D.. 2149 Tenth St., Akron, O. 

Hoffman, Mary Ellen, Willington; 537 S. DePeyster St. 

Hogan, Ann Marie, Steubenville; 414-1 E. Summit St., Kent, O. 

Hohenshil, Martha Marie, W. Salem; 317 E. College Ave. 

Hole, Barbara Alice, Cleveland; 603 E. Main St. 

Holloway, Betty Louise, Cleveland; 246 W. Oak St., Kent, O. 

Holub. Sally Ann, Akron; 147 Crain Ave. 

Homan, Marion Elaine, Canton; 603 E. Main St. 

Hopewell, Glenna Mae, Lorain; 413 High St. 

Hosfeld, Marjorie G., Fredericksburg; 222 University Drive. 

Hoskins, LeRoy, Youngstown; 532 S. Lincoln St. 

Hovance, Eunice Mary, Bedford; 414 Crain Ave. 

Howard. Ruth Edna, Ashtabula; 311 N. Lincoln St. 

Howe, Thelma Louise, Rosecoe; 326 N. Willow St. 

Huber, Jeanne Elizabeth, Bluffton; 227 E. Summit St. 

Hudson. Alice Louise, 1945 Cook St., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

HuUis, Bessie G.. Aliquippa, Pa.; 2-2 S. Lincoln St. 

Hultberg, Dorothy Louise, Akron; 132 S. Lincoln St. 

Humphrey, Dorothy Jean, Geneva; 548 E. Summit St. 

Humphrey, Mary Fidelia, Williamsfield; 214 Higland Ave. 

Hungerford, Harriet Jean, Akron; 603 E. Main St. 

Hungerford, Mrs. Irene Tritchard, 439 Crain Ave. 

Huth, Jaunita June, Route 1, Kent, O. 

Hutton, Georgia Marian, Medina; 538 Vine St. 



Infield, Miriam Lenora, Sharon, Pa.; HI Sherman St. 
Ingham, Marjorie Ann, 845 Bryce Rd., Kent, O. 
Inscho, George, Geneva; 423 E. Main St. 
Ipacs, Lenke Baba, Cleveland; 131 University Drive. 
Irons, Janet Louise, N. Olmsted; 210 S. Willow St. 
Ishii, Marion Kaoru, Newell, Calif.; 262 Columbus St. 



Jack, John Robert, Dillonvale; 417 College Ave. 
Jackson, William Sheldon, Akron; 300 N. Willow St. 
Jacobs, Jeanne Clare, Warren; 134 University Drive. 
Jacoby. Nellie Marie, Hudson; 262 Columbus St. 
Jayred, Janis Lee, Madison; 238 E. Williams St. 
Jeffrey, Gail Elizabeth, Toronto; 206 University Drive. 
Jefts, Priscilla Louise, Melrose, Mass.; 123 Sherman St. 
Jelinek, Margery L., Cleveland; 433 E. Main St. 
Jenkins, Mary Leah, Akron; 424 College Ave. 
Jenkins, Norma Lee, Niles; 122 LTniversity Drive. 
Jesel, Marian Helen, Cleveland; 111 Sherman St. 
John, George Harrison, Niles; 207 Linden Rd. 
Johnson, Dollie Anne, 333 Dodge St., Kent, O. 
Johnson, Horace Dickey, E. Cleveland; 325 E. Summit St. 
Johnson. Irvin George, Niles; 325 E. Summit St. 
Jones, Dorothy Mae, Rocky River; 548 E. Summit St. 
Jones, Norma Jean, N. Laurence; 131 University Drive. 
Jones, Vera Graf, Box 124 R. D. 2, Cuyahoga Falls, O. 
Jones, Virginia Nellis, Canton; 548 E. Summit St. 
Juch, Julianne, Newark; 123 Sherman St. 



Kaehler, Margaret June, Girard; 603 E. Main St. 
Kane, Estelle Marie, Pittsfield; 262 Columbus St. 
Kapp, Annetta Lillian, Cleveland; 246 W. Oak St. 
Karakul, Joseph, Cleveland; 226 N. Lincoln St. 
Karipides, Ruby, Canton; 123 Sherman St. 
Kastenhuber, Marie, Salem; 300 E. Main St. 
Katz, Serena Joyce, Cleveland Hets., 207 University Drive. 
Kaufos. Marie, Canton; 414 E. Main St. 
Kefalides, Anne, Canton; 122 S. Willow St. 
Keith, Margaret Marie, Cleveland; 132 S. Lincoln St. 
Kelley, Thomas Daniel, Hammond; 226 N. Lincoln St. 
Kemp, Donald Robert, Warren; 207 Linden Rd. 
Kemper, Pauline Alettiea, Canfield; 111 Sherman St. 
Kendall, Hudson L., Cuyahoga Falls, R. D. 2. 
Kester, Mary Wilhelmina, Akron; 805 E. Main St- 
Kime, Madge Elaine, N. Fairfield; 210 S. Willow St. 
King, Maria Jeanne, Chagrin Falls; 805 E. Main St. 
Kisseberth, Mabel Low (Mrs.). 615 Park Ave., Kent, 0. 
Klein, Margaret, New Waterford; 311 E. Main St. 
Klika, Helen, Maple Heights; 424 College Ave. 
Klitz, Lois Charlotte, Glen Rock; 805 E. Main St. 
Klontz, Arlene Avonelle, Akron; 515 E. Main St. 
Knapp, Tom Meade, Hartville; 325 E. Siiramit St. 
Knisely, Norma Marilyn, Hartville; 539 E. Summit St. 
Knox, Baryl Thelma, Warren; 424 College Ave. 
Koch. Ruth Elizabeth, Petersburg; 309 S. Willow St. 
Koehn, Herbert William, Mantua; 207 Linden Rd. 
Kohr. Dortha Eileen, Middlebranch; 202 S. Lincoln Ave. 
Koonts, Boonie Gene, 732 W. Main St., Kent, O. 
Korllos, Thomas S.. 110 W. Summit St., Kent, O. 
Korte. Edith Marion, R. D. 1, Cuyahoga Falls, O. 
Kramer, Neva Anne, 212 University Drive, Kent, O. 
Kramer, Patricia Anne, Cleveland; 320 Erie Ave. 
Krause, Donna Kathleen, 410 Oakgrove St., Ravenna, O. 
Kubicek, Betty Jane, Independence; 433 E. Main St. 



Labody, Wilma Austin, R. D. 6, Box 364, Akron, O. 

Lambert, Phylis Mae, Hvidson; 202 S. Lincoln St. 

Lamy, Richard Emile, Harrison, N. Y.; 435 E. Summit St. 

Lansinger, Esther Wilson, 739 W. Main St. 

Lanterman. Isabel Lavern, Warren; 224 College Ave. 

Lapadus, Mary Ann, Youngstown; 131 N. Lincoln St. 

Larsen, Laverne Emma, Euclid; 531 E. Main St. 

Lauderbaugh, Martha Jean, 153 N. Prospect St., Kent, 0. 

LaWand, Lorna Kathleen, Cleveland, 615 E. Main St. 

Lawn, Janice R., North Lima; 538 Vine St. 

Lawrence, Margie Ann, Amherst; 319 N. Willow St. 

Lee, Amy Marie, Peninsula; 141 Columbus St. 

Lee, Helen, Youngstown, 549 Lincoln St. 

Leffler, Irene A., Akron; 123 Sherman St. 

Leister, Jean Elizabeth, Massillon; 515 E. Main St. 

Lenner, Jean Naomi, Akron; 548 E. Summit St. 

Lenz. Robert August, Alliance; 128 S. Willow St. 

LeRoy, Dorothy Jane, Ravenna; 230 Lincoln St. 

Leso, Marion, Cleveland; 121 University Drive. 

Leuenberger, Shirley M., 1937 High St., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Lewis, Catharine Audrey, Youngstown; 125 University Drive. 

Liktar, Marryann, YYoungstown; 209 N. Lincoln St. 

Limber, Joanne Irene, 2765 Hudson Dr.. Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Linder, Carol Jean, Wellington; 424 College Ave. 

Lombard, Edith Ann, Cleveland; 302 University Drive. 

Logn, Evelyn Elizabeth, 876 E. Main St., Ravenna, O. 

Long. Martha Louise. Akron; 420 E. Main St. 

Lorson, Violet Marie Musser, Marshallville; 226 E. Williams St. 

Lose, Charlotte Jane, Ashtabula; 531 E. Main St. 

Loudon, Olive Arlene, Vinona ; 262 Columbus St. 

Lukas, Helen Frances Scott (Mrs.), Barberton; 130 University Dr. 

Lukens, Carolie Dene, R. D. 3, Kent, O. 

Lutz, Noreen Ruth, Parma; 119 University Drive. 

Lynam, Jean Marie, 436 Wolcott Ave., Kent, O. 

Lynch, Mary Jane, Youngstown; 603 E. Main St. 



MacDonald, Josephine lone, 311 Park Ave., Kent, O. 
MacLearie, Mildred, Ravenna; 217 University Drive. 
McArtor, Elizabeth Louise, 628 N. Willow St., Kent, O. 
McBride, Dorothy Colleen, Akron; 300 N. Lincoln St. 
McCallian. Betty Alice, Akron; 127 Sherman St. 
McCartnoy, Doris Marie, Doylestown; 125 LTniversity Drive. 
McClary, Grace Elinor, 542 Rockwell St., Kent, 0. 
McConnell, Laura Marie, Wellington; 119 University Drive. 
McCreary, Eva Jane, Leesville; 517 E. Main St. 



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McCue, Dorothy Jeanne. Alliance; 426 Main St. 

McCuUey, Audra Mae, Akron; 223 E. Summit St. 

McCullough, Mildred Marjorie, 3045 Sixth St., S.W., Canton, O. 

McDaniel, Enola E. Christian, Cuy. Falls; 208 S. Lincoln St. 

McDevitt. Edith Mae, Mingo Junction; 141 Columbus, St. 

McDowell, Barbara Ruth, Mansfield; 440 Rockwell St. 

iMcDowell, Sara Jane. Akron; 549 E. Summit St. 

McKinney, Joyce, Akron; 223 E. Summit St. 

McLaughlin, Marguerite Lillian. 186 Kent Rd., Stow, O. 

McManus, Leah May, New Milford, O. 

McManus, Mary Collen, Canton; 210 E. Summit St. 

McNabb. Elizabeth Ann. Nellie; 202 S. Lincoln St. 

McQueen. Anna Morris, 2551 Fulton Rd., Canton. O. 

Madar, Dorothy Twila, Ravenna; 226 S. Lincoln St. 

Madar, Rita Alaxine. Ravenna; 226 S. Lincoln St. 

Mager, George Harry, Lorain; 425 E. Summit St. 

Marra, Leona Lee, Summitville; 222 L'^niversity Drive. 

Martin, Alice Gerlda. 228 E. Cuy. Falls Ave., Akron, O. 

Martio, Regina, Warren ; 129 L'niversity Drive. 

Marvin, Mary Dora. Mantua; 531 E. Main St. 

Matheny, Lenore Caroline, Mt. Lebanon, Pa.; 248 Whittier Drive. 

Maurer, Betty Jane, Fresno; 424 College Ave. 

Mayer, Bea, Richwood; 224 E. College Ave. 

Merriman, John, New Waterford; 703 Stow St. 

Merritt, Eleanor Mae, Conneaut; 212 LTniversity Drive. 

Meyer, Bettye Sue, 438 Earl Ave. 

Micheli, Anna, Box 42 R. D. 8, Akron, O. 

Miller, Flora Marie, Steubenville ; 309 S. Willow St. 

Miller, James Radcliffe, 1636 17th St., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Milligan, Dorothy Ann, Salem; 309 S. Willow St. 

Milton, Florence J., Cleveland; 111 Sherman St. 

Moe, Patricia Jean. Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. ; 315 S. Willow St. 

Mohler, Kathryn Viola, R. D. 1, Kent, O. 

Moody, Harry Joseph, 2510 Front St., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Moore, Katherine Elizabeth, Rocky River; 424 College Ave, 

Moore. Margene Mabel, Wooster; 309 S. Willow St. 

More, Roy Donald, 211 N. Willow St.. Kent, O. 

Morales, Gregg Annando, Warren; 279 Lincoln St. 

Morgan, Helen Lucille, Bridgeport; 603 E. Main St. 

Morris, Gloris Louise, Akron; 227 E. Summit St. 

Morton, Beatrice Mae, R. D. 2, Kent, O. 

Muffley. Hazel Phyllis, Girard; 619 E. Main St. 

Mulligan, Helene Grace, Lakewood; 113 Linden Rd. 

]\Iunima, Evelyn Lucinda, Nelson; 2838 Millboro Rd., Silver Lk. Est. 

Murphy, Frances Burke, Hudson; 448 Grain Ave. 

Musser, Anna Belle, Marshal ville; 125 University Drive. 

Myers, Gertrude Jane, Irondale; 125 LTniversity Drive. 

Myers, Lewis Edward, Salem; 425 E. Summit St. 

Myers, Robert Lee. Akron; 118 Sherman St. 

Myser, Mary Hadsell, 1575 Eighth St., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Myser, Willard Cochran, 1575 Eighth St., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Nagel, Gwendolyn Lizette, Sandusky; 119 L'niversity Drive. 

Naugle, Margaret Ann, 1237 Grant Ave., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Nelson, Mary Lois, Uhrichsville; 135 N. DePeyster St. 

Nethero, Jean. Canton; 141 Columbus St. 

Neuberger, Robert Louis. Canton; 423 E. Main St. 

Newton, Phyllis, Chagrin Falls, O. 

Nichols, Arvine A.. Navarre, O. 

Nichols, Marian Esther, Akron; 531 E. Main St. 

Nichols, Sarah Bettie, Newton Falls; 116 S. Willow St. 

Nichodemus, June Maxine, Wadsworth; 805 E. Main St. 

Nihoff, Kitty Ma^deline, Barberton; 116 S. Willow St. 

Nolan, JIargaret Coletta, Cleveland; 108 E. Hall St. 

Norris, Jean, Jefferson; 222 University Drive. 

Novak, Rosemary, Elyria; 123 Sherman St. 

Nueske, Dorothy May, Akron; 206 College Ave. 



Oak, Jean. Hopeville; 135 N. DePeyster St. 
O'Bryant, Louise Carrie, Cleveland; 308 W. Oak St. 
Ocasek, Oliver Robert, Macedonia; 532 S. Lincoln St. 
Offhaus, Betty Louise, Barberton; 516 E. Smmit St. 
O'Hara, Nancie Ann. Youngstown; 220 N. Lincoln St. 
Onisko, Winifred Shull. Akron; 223 E. Summit St. 
Osborn. Helen Marie. Elyria; 319 E. Summit St. 
Osborne, Mary Anne. 402 N. DePeyster St. 
Osmundson, Betty Anne, Hudson; 132 S. Lincoln St. 
Oviatt, Ethel Mae, 200 Sherman St., Kent, O. 

Paden, Ruth Marion, Mentorr 315 N. Lincoln St. 

Padrutt, Grace B.. Akron; 122 S. Willow St. 

Palmer, Dorothy Louise, 227 E. Summit St., Kent, O. 

Paterson, Betty Jane, Cleveland; 516 Summit St. 

Patterson, James Warren, Girard; 219 N. Lincoln St. 

Patterson, Marion Jane, 145 S. Prospect St. 

Patterson, Mrs. Ruth, 139 Ravenna St., Hudson, O. 

Paul, Bernard John, Box 222, Windham, O. 

Peterson, Frances Louise, Geneva; 212 University Drive. 

Peterson, William Carl, 425 Thomas Ct., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Phares, Jeanne Mary. Akron; 414 E. Main St. 

Phile. Ralph W.. R. D. 1, Ravenna, O. 

Phillips. Edward Joseph, 223 Viers Ct.. Akron, O. 

Pigott, jack Lowell, Mingo Junction; 423 E. Main St. 

Piper, Lois E., Cleveland, 121 LTniversity Drive. 

Pirl. Phyllis Arlene. 711 Grain Ave., Kent, O. 

Pizzuto, Flora, Conneaut; 122 S. Willow St. 

Plasterer, Helen M., Huntington, Ind.; 201 Wilson Ave. 

Piatt, Helen Olive, R. D. 3, Box 246, Kent. O. 

Fletcher. Frances Eileen, Akron; 311 N. Lincoln St, 

Poese, Joan Julie. 803 Grain Ave., Kent, O. 

Polansky, John George, Cleveland; 128 Sherman St. 

Pollock, Mary Louise. Lexington, 203 E. Williams St. 

Pontius, Phyllis ^largaret, Barberton; 402 E. Summit St. 

Pratt, Betty Jean, Cuyahoga Falls; 416 E. Summit St. 

Pretzer, Loretta Arline, Cleveland; 538 Vine St. 

Proctor, John Julian, Ravenna; 334 Dodge St. 

Purdy, Mary Avonelle, Akron; 202 N. Lincoln St. 

Ouillen, Betty Marie. 307 E. Main St., Ravenna, O. 
Quimby, Norma Jane, LThrichsville; 202 E, College Ave, 



Ranally, John. Mentor; 423 E. Main St. 

Ratchford, Melba, 2436 Liberty St., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Raymond, Marilynn Georgina, 248 Grant Ave., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Raymont, Virginia Elizabeth, Medina; 135 N. DePeyster St. 

Rawles, Evelyn Lynne, 1540 Preston St., Akron, O. 

Read, Patricia Anne, 2930 Silver Lake Blvd., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Read, Phyllis Marie, 2930 Silver Lake Blvd., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Recht, Ruth Jane. Barberton; 548 E. Summit St. 

Reed, Marie Jane, Olmsted Falls; 210 S. Willow St. 

Rehm, Genevieve Louise, Smithville; 220 Frances Drive. 

Reiser, Edith E., Akron; 531 Main St. 

Reish, Barbara Arlene, 328 E. Summit St., Kent, O. 

Renner, Anna Barbaraj Canton; 132 Linden Rd. 

Renner, Jean Doris, Sugarcreek ; 132 Linden Rd. 

Repede, Ann, Akron; 123 Sherman St. 

Ressler, Edna Katharine, Salem; 133 N. Lincoln St. 

Reynolds, Margaret Jean, W. Farmington; 210 S. Willow St. 

Reynolds, Willard Carl, N. Fairfield; 237 Highland Ave. 

Rhoads, Betty Jeanne, Akron; 323 E. College Ave. 

Rhoads, Thelma June, 393 W. Elm St. 

Ricart, Phyllis Jane. Erie, Pa.; 615 E. Main St. 

Ricard, Myrtle Lucile, Bellevue; 207 LTniversity Drive. 

Richards. Laura Luzerne, 124 N. Lincoln St. 

Rick, Helen Roberta, 134 University Drive. 

Ridgeway, Joy, Pittsburgh. Pa.; 141 Columbus St. 

Riehl, Florence Marie, Cleveland; 209 N. Lincoln St. 

Rigby, Josephine Elizabeth. E. Liverpool. O. ; 115 University Drive. 

Riggle, Blossom Arlene, Columbiana; 300 N. Lincoln St. 

Riggs, Maxine Malissia. Dehue, W. Va. ; 227 E. Summit St. 

Riley, Edith, Dover; 319 N. WMlIow St. 

Riley, Effie Marceleen, Lorain; 308 W. Oak St. 

Riley, Zelma Lourine, Waverly; 321 E. Erie St. 

Rinkes. Betty Marie, Bridgeport; 141 Columbus St. 

Ritchie, Oscar, Massillon; (413 1st St.) 

Roberto, Virginia Catherine, New Milford; 134 E. College St. 

Robinson, Madeline Mary, Cleveland; 314 S. Lincoln St. 

Roesinger, June Marie, Cleveland; 214 S. Lincoln St. 

Rongene, Louise Nancy, 1987 Cook St., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Rongene, Rosemary, 1987 Cook St., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Roshon, Ruby Mae. Waynesburg; 426 E. Main St. 

Ross, Lena Jane, Conneaut; 311 S. Water St. 

Ross, Lucille lone, 471 Stow St., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Ross, Rose Jeanne, E. Palestine; 119 University Drive. 

Rothwell, Hannah Frances, Youngstown; 402 E. Summit St. 

Rubin, Philip Walter, Brooklyn, N. Y.; 128 S. Willow St. 

Ruble, Marjorie Jayne (Gatts), 313 N. DePeyster St. 

Ruan, David Gardner, Warren; 403 E. Summit St. 

Safiford, Almeda Jane, Cleveland; 238 E. Main St. 

Sanchez, Mercedes Lydia, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico; 210 E. Summit St. 

Satterfield, Priscilla, 114 Linden Rd., Kent, O. 

Saukkonen, Miriam Angervo, Maple Heights; 416 E. College Ave. 

Sawyer, Mary Agnes, 301 S. Mantua St., Kent, O. 

Schaeffer, Doris Marie Derr, 206 S. Mantua St., Kent, O. 

Scharkey, Edna J., Berea; 224 E. College Ave. 

Schafer, William Edward. Akron; 300 Willow St. 

Scherer. LaVenia, 236 Pearl St., Kent, O. 

Schmidt, Ruth Marie, Canton; 201 Wilson Ave. 

Scholes, Lavina. Canton; (1524 34th St., N. W.) 

Schumacher, Kathryn Gene, Tuscarawas; 216 E. Williams St. 

Schupp, Martha Elizabeth, Canton; 424 College Ave. 

Schwartz. Suzanne, Columbus; 314 S. Lincoln St. 

Schwab, Edwin Everett. Bellaire; 325 E. Summit St. 

Scott, Ethelyn Dewey, Holyoke, Mass.; 316 N. Lincoln St. 

Scott, Patricia JIae, Oberlin; 119 University Drive. 

Seastead, Raymond Bernard, Cuyahoga Falls; 557 S. Lincoln St. 

Seckman, Margaret Ann. Liverpool; 222 University Drive. 

Seeley, Grace E., Lodi; 220 N. Lincoln St. 

Sengler, Joseph Edward, 237 College Ave. 

Shary, Rudolph Sam, R. D., Ravenna, O. 

Sheafer, Frances, Cleveland; 202 S. Lincoln St. 

Shilliday, Theodore Smith, 434 Madison St., Ravenna, O. 

Shinn, Vivian R., Atwater; 515 E. Main St. 

Shively, Isabel Marie. Rogers; 210 S. Willow St. 

Shobert, Harriet Elizabeth. 506 Kathleen Ave., Cuyahoga Falls, O, 

Shofar, Eleanor Aurellia. Cleveland; 210 E. Summit St, 

Short, Margaret Greer, Euclid; 212 University Drive. 

Shremp, Barbara Joan. 912 Grain Ave., Kent, O, 

Shriver, June Eileen, 635 S. Water St., Kent, O. 

Shumway, Lorayne Easter, 128 N. Freedom St., Ravenna, O. 

Shutrump. Betty Jane, Youngstown; 203 S. Lincoln St. 

Sigrist, Jean Elizabeth, Canton; 262 Columbus St. 

Simms, Phyllis Vergene, 224 Berger Ave., Stow, O. 

Simon, Albert, Cleveland; 423 E. Main St. 

Sippel, Robert Henry, Wadsworth; 912 Grain Ave. 

Slight, Marie Alice, Massillon; 531 E. Main St. 

Smart, Louise M., Willoughby; 315 N. Lincoln St. 

Smith, Betty Jean. Marion; 512 Grain Ave. 

Smith, Edna Virginia, Smithfield; 236 E. Williams St. 

Smith, Helen Ruth. Salem; 216 E. Williams St. 

Smith, Jeanne X'ivian, Ravenna; 537 S. DePeyster St. 

Smith, Joan Kathleen, Clinton, O. 

Smith, Marion Lynnette. Cleveland; 210 Highland Ave. 

Smith. Robert LaMarr, 305 L'niversity Drive. 

Smith, Sally Ann, 216 E. Williams St. 

Smyth, Mary Maxine, Steubenville; 134 University Drive. 

Snell, Marilyn Joyce, Mentor; 315 N. Lincoln St. 

Snowden, Beulah Jean, Sawyerwood; 315 N, Lincoln St. 

Snyder, Adelaide Ruth. Youngstown; 206 University Drive. 

Sokoll, Lillian Mae. Akron; 209 N. Lincoln St. 

Soule, John Kenneth, 407 Archwood Ave.. Akron, O. 

Sowash, Mariolu, Mansfield; 132 S. Lincoln St. 

Sparhawk, Ruth Maebelle, 1230 Brittain Rd., Akron, O, 

Speck, Lucy Earle, Lorain; 317 E. College Ave. 

Speicher, Elizabeth, Bergholz; 207 University Drive. 

Spitzer, Thelma Ruth. Grafton; 308 LTniversity Drive, 

Springer, Patricia Blanc, 354 E. Kent Rd,, Stow, O, 

Sprouse, Alice Louise, Ashtabula; 226 S. Lincoln St. 

Stalnaker, Betty Lou. Cuyahoga Falls; 360 E, Main St. 

Stalzer, Elsie June. 417 Marguerite St., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Stanley, Mary Geraldine. Beloit; 515 E. Main St. 

Stearns, Irene Elizabeth, Richwood; 134 LTniversity Drive. 

Stebler, Marjorie Elizabeth, Canton; 141 Columbus St. 



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Steggal, Ann Louise, Hudson; 314 S. Lincoln St. 
Steiner, Julia Irene, Orrville; 140 E. Summit St. 
Stepfield, Marjorie Anne, Canton; 123 Sherman St. 
Sterling, Arlene Mae, Cleveland; 262 Columbus St. 
Stone, Barbara, Massillon; 603 E. Main St. 
Streeter. Betty Ann, Canton; 223 Stimmit St. 
Strock, Lillian May. Akron; 116 S. Willow St. 
Strong, Pauline Marie, Huntsburg; 515 E. Main St. 
Stutz, Louise Lottie, Lakewood; 300 E. Main St. 
Swoboda, Dorothy May, Alliance; 515 E. Main St. 

Takacs, Margaret Ann, Lorain: 805 E. Main St. 

Tedrick. Lois Jane. Cuyohaga Falls; 135 N. DePeyster St. 

Teele, Elinor Arlene, 500 Ohio St., Akron, O. 

Thomas, Catherine Louise, Stow; 227 E. Summit St. 

Thoams, Mary Elizabeth, Sandusky; 548 E. Summit St. 

Thompson. Essie Mae, Cleveland; 252 W. Elm St. 

Thornton, Beatrice A. Brillhart. 1636 25th St. Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Thorp. Jean Ruth, Cuyahoga Falls; 208 S. Lincoln St. 

Tilton. John Rich. 161 E. Kent Rd., Stow, O. 

Tolt. Kathryn Margaret, Cleveland; 121 University Drive. 

Toops, Mary Eloise, Akron; 211 N. Willow St. 

Toot. George Marion, 518 Lafayette, Ravenna, O. 

Tornberg, Ingrid Linnon, Cuyahoga Falls; 306 E. College Ave. 

Traxler, Marie Jane, Greentown; 211 N. Willow St. 

Traycoff, Helen, Box 5, Lake St.. Kent. O. 

Tripp, Berdine, Massillon; 207 L'niversity Drive. 

Troyan, Alice Marie. Cleveland; 308 University Drive. 

Turner, Irene Elizabeth, Louisville; 237 E. Williams St. 



Ulch, Gladys Mable, Shaker Heights; 603 E. Main St. 
Unkefer, LeMoyne lona, Canton; 116 S. Willow St. 
Unkrich. Mary Ann, Cleveland; 262 Columbus St. 
LTntch, Freda Johanna, Canton; 316 N. Lincoln St. 



VanBolt. Betty Anne, Cleveland: 805 E. Main St. 

Van Hyning. Laura Baker, Brewster; 121 University Drive. 

Vese, Russell Charles, Chardon. 0. 

Vigh, Gloria Margaret, Akron; 300 E. Main St. 

Vincent. Emily Jean. Stow; 135 N. DePeyster St. 

Voelm. Donna Jayne. Dover; 131 LTniversity Drive. 

Voigt, Peggy Lou. Cleveland; 619 Main St. 

Waggoner, Patricia May, Akron; 223 University Drive. 
Wagner, June Loretta, Dover: 548 E. Summit St. 
Wakeman, Robert Ray, Geneva; 520 S. Lincoln Ave. 
Walker, Mary Ada, Salem; 207 University Drive. 
Walker, Theodore. Oakdale Ave., Akron. 
Walter, Rachel Irene, Beach City: 115 University Drive. 
Walters, Edna Ruth, Ravenna; 119 LTniversity Drive. 
Waltz, Marilyn June, Strasburg; 326 N. Willow St. 
Wargowsky, Donald Sherman, Oak Harbor; 423 E. Main St. 
Warren, Eileen Louise, Cleveland Heights; 629 E. Main St. 
Warth, Margaret Mary, Massillon; 426 E. Main St. 
Watkins, Roger Harold, Silver Lake Blvd., Cuyahoga Falls, 



Watson, Kitty Lou, Akron; 206 College St. 

Watson, Mary Dorothy, Hartville; 262 Columbus St. 

Wawrin, Vera, New Milford, O. 

Wearstler, Betty Jane, Louisville; 314 S. Lincoln St. 

Welch, Howard Albert, Jr., Mogadore; 216 University Drive. 

Wells, Audrey Elaine, Lorain; 132 S. Lincoln St. 

Werner, Mary Anne, Louisville; 210 S. Willow St. 

W'ertenberger, Mary Jane, Ravenna; 217 University Drive. 

Wess. Emily Marie, Euclid; 258 Columbus St. 

Wetzel, Vida I\Iarie. 1003 Grain Ave., Kent, O. 

Whims, Ellen Louise, Bedford; 300 E. Main St. 

White, Frances Oglevee, Lakewood ; 326 E. College Ave. 

Whitton, Bertha Eunice, 224 E. Main St., Kent, O. 

Wilcox, Leo J., Medina; 215 N. Willow St. 

Wilcox, Leolyn Alberta, LaGrange; 300 E. Main St. 

Williams. Caroline Ethel, Lakemore ; (79 Sanatorium Rd.) 

Williams, Charlotte Lucille, Niles; 210 Summit St. 

Williams, Pauline, R. D. 1, Box 298. Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Williamson, Delores Irene. Roscoe; 213 S. Willow St. 

Williamson, John Pritchard, Cleveland; 219 N. Lincoln St. 

Willis, Cherie Marie, Lee Rd.. Silver Lake, O. 

Willis. Gladys Bertha, Ravenna; 548 E. Summit St. 

Wilson, Betty Lou, Warren; 210 S. Willow St. 

Wilson. Joyce Eileen. 343 Oakwood Drive. 

Wilson, Marguerite Dorothy, Warren; 119 University Drive. 

\\'ilson, Paul Miles, 250 Lawrence St., Ravenna, O. 

Wilson. Mary Leigh. Millburn; 122 S. Willow St. 

Winfield. Betty Lee, Barberton; 531 E. Main St. 

Winings. Anna Margaret, Amsterdam; 414 E, Main St. 

Wirth, Shirley Ann, Palestine; 2337 Broad Blvd., Cuy. Falls, O. 

Witzberger, Eileen Maria, 755 Johnston St., Akron, O. 

Wolf, Shirley Ahvine, Youngstown; 531 E. Main St. 

Wood, Peggy Lucille. 2335 4th St., Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Woodell, Margaret Alice, 557 E. Summit St., Kent, O. 

Woodhouse, Madeline Townsend, 2307 Shaw Ave., Cuy. Falls, O. 

Woods, Grace E., Limaville; 538 Vine St. 

Woodward, Constance Marie, 1417 S. Water St. 

Worden, Susanne, Ravenna; 548 E. Summit St. 

Wright, Eula Loraine. 402 Summit St., Kent. O. 

Wright, Jane H., Rogers; 212 LTniversity Drive. 

Wright, Josephine Grante, Cuyahoga Falls, O. 

Wright, Margaret Josephine Laumer, 528 E. Summit St., Kent, O 

Yankovich. Walter, R. D. 2. Ravenna. O. 

Yarger. Doris Elizabeth, Waynesburg; 402 E. Summit St. 

Yee, Mary Eleanor, Akron; 549 S. Lincoln St. 

Yost. Elizabeth Jane. Solon; 1303 Woodhill Drive. 

Yost, Hazel May, Akron; 208 S. Lincoln St. 

Young, Agnes Marie, 206 E. JNIain St., Kent, O. 

Young, Clare Marie, Warren; 135 DePeyster St. 



Zdara, Dorothy Anne, Euclid; 224 E. College Ave. 
Zeizer, Jeanne Ellen, Niles; 805 E. Main St. 
Zents. Helen Louise, Strongsvilte ; 236 E. Williams St. 
Zika, Eleanor Ann, Cantonj^ 202 S. Lincoln St. 
Zima, Angeline Albina, Geneva; 414 E. Main St. 
Zimmerman, Mathilda, Elyria; 262 Columbus St. 



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